The Resource John Birch : a life, Terry Lautz

John Birch : a life, Terry Lautz

Label
John Birch : a life
Title
John Birch
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
Terry Lautz
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Birch was better known in death than life. Shot and killed by Communists in China, he posthumously became the namesake for a right-wing organization whose influence is still visible in today's Tea Party. This is the remarkable story of an American missionary-turned-soldier who wanted to save China, but became a victim instead
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lautz, Terry E
Dewey number
  • 940.54/8673092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D767.3
LC item number
.L37 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birch, John
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Spies
  • Missionaries
  • Missionaries
  • Baptists
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
John Birch : a life, Terry Lautz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Saving souls -- Missionary to China -- Evangelizing the world -- Old-time religion -- Heresy hunters -- Waging war -- After Pearl Harbor -- Becoming a soldier -- Searching for love -- The China theater -- Encountering communists -- The death of John Birch -- Confrontation and cooperation -- The aftermath -- Making a martyr -- Grief and anger -- The first casualty -- The John Birch society -- Right-wing extremism -- The real John Birch -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 317 pages
Isbn
9780190262891
Lccn
2015032656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907657645
  • 631343
  • (OCoLC)ocn907657645
  • 631343
Label
John Birch : a life, Terry Lautz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Saving souls -- Missionary to China -- Evangelizing the world -- Old-time religion -- Heresy hunters -- Waging war -- After Pearl Harbor -- Becoming a soldier -- Searching for love -- The China theater -- Encountering communists -- The death of John Birch -- Confrontation and cooperation -- The aftermath -- Making a martyr -- Grief and anger -- The first casualty -- The John Birch society -- Right-wing extremism -- The real John Birch -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 317 pages
Isbn
9780190262891
Lccn
2015032656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907657645
  • 631343
  • (OCoLC)ocn907657645
  • 631343

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