Alan Brinkley, 2 May 1985
Show More God in America: Religion and Politics in the United States by Furio Colombo, translated by Kristin Jarrat.
Columbia, 176 pp., $18, December 1984, 0 231 05972 8Show More
The Old Christian Right: The Protestant Far Right from the Great Depression to the Cold War by Leo Ribuffo.
Temple, 369 pp., $29.95, August 1983, 0 87722 297 5Show More
“... religious ‘extremism’ is necessarily a product of pathology appears in an excellent book by Leo Ribuffo, a historian at George Washington University. Eloquently and thoughtfully, he examines the careers of three earlier political activists from the Protestant far right: William Dudley Pelley, who led a small fascist brigade in the 1930s; Gerald ...”