Book Review: A. J. Tomlinson: Plainfolk Modernist, by R. G. Robins

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Dr. Scott Billingsley, Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs (Creator)
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Abstract: According to the reviewer, “Robins does an excellent job of placing Tomlinson into a proper historical context, weaving together the social, political, religious, and economic aspects of his narrative. He aptly proves that Tomlinson was a masterful religious entrepreneur who effectively marketed his wares to a target audience, learned from his mistakes, and built his legacy by building institutions.”

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Journal of Southern History 72.2 (2006)
Language: English
Date: 2006
Nonfiction, Biographies, Religion, Religious Leaders, Pentecostalism, Modernism, A. J. (Ambrose Jessup)Tomlinson, Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)

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