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Author Oltman, Adele, 1957-
Title Sacred mission, worldly ambition : Black Christian nationalism in the age of Jim Crow / Adele Oltman.
Imprint Athens : University of Georgia Press, 2008.

Author Oltman, Adele, 1957-
Subject African Americans -- Religion.
Black nationalism -- United States.
Black power -- United States.
Savannah (Ga.) -- Church history.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 248 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-240) and index.
Contents Mapping Black Savannah : nation and religion -- Holding the line for the Word : Black evangelicals below the Mason-Dixon -- "Even if He is a woman" : Savannah's talented tenth and Black suffrage -- "Have hardly had straw" : Black Christian nation building and White Christian philanthropy -- "Peace and harmony of the church" : the secularization of Black Savannah -- Epilogue: From Black Christian nationalism to civil rights.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780820336619 (electronic bk.)
0820336610 (electronic bk.)
0820330361 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780820330365 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 593297242
Additional Format Print version: Oltman, Adele, 1957- Sacred mission, worldly ambition. Athens : University of Georgia Press, 2008 9780820330365 (DLC) 2007026614 (OCoLC)153773021

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