The Resource Sister Aimee : the life of Aimee Semple McPherson, Daniel Mark Epstein, (electronic resource)

Sister Aimee : the life of Aimee Semple McPherson, Daniel Mark Epstein, (electronic resource)

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Sister Aimee : the life of Aimee Semple McPherson
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Sister Aimee
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the life of Aimee Semple McPherson
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Daniel Mark Epstein
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eng
Summary
Once she answered the divine calling, Aimee Semple McPherson rose fast from unfulfilled housewife in Rhode Island to "miracle woman"-the most enigmatic, pioneering, media-savvy Christian evangelist in the country. She preached up and down the United States, traveling in a 1912 Packard with her mother and her children-and without a man to fix flat tires. Her ministry was rolled out in tents, concert halls, boxing rings, and speakeasies. She prayed for the healing of hundreds of thousands of people, founded the Foursquare Church, and built a Pentecostal temple in Los Angeles of Hollywood-epic dimensions (Charlie Chaplin advised her on sets). But this is not just a story of McPherson's cult of fame. It's also the story about its price: exhaustion, insomnia, nervous breakdowns, sexual scandals, loneliness, and the notorious public disgrace that nearly destroyed her
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Midwest
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Epstein, Daniel Mark
Dewey number
289.9
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non fiction
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  • McPherson, Aimee Semple
  • International Church of the Foursquare Gospel
  • Evangelists
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Sister Aimee : the life of Aimee Semple McPherson, Daniel Mark Epstein, (electronic resource)
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text
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
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9780547544984
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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12178548
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MWT12178548
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Sister Aimee : the life of Aimee Semple McPherson, Daniel Mark Epstein, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780547544984
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12178548
Publisher number
MWT12178548
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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