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Christopher L. Webber

Biography

Christopher L. Webber

Christopher L. Webber is the author of more than two dozen books, including ​AMERICAN TO THE BACKBONE: The Life of James W. C. Pennington, The Fugitive Slave Who Became One of the First Black Abolitionists and BEYOND BEOWULF. A graduate of Princeton University and a priest of the Episcopal Church, Webber has served parishes in New York and Connecticut and has also written several hymns. Webber lives with his wife on an old farm in northwestern Connecticut.

Christopher L. Webber

Books by Christopher L. Webber

by Christopher L. Webber - American, Cultural Studies, History, Nonfiction, Politics

Sure to become a classic of American oratorical history, GIVE ME LIBERTY reveals the enduring power of America's quest for a freer and more just society, and the context of the speeches and speakers --- from Daniel Webster and Patrick Henry to Martin Luther King and Ronald Reagan --- that gave voice to the struggle.