Evangelical Biography(Oxford:Basil Blackwell, 1996) and he also did"E.
Stanley Jones," "W. Cameron Townsend," and "Samuel Zwemer,"for
John A.Garraty, ed., American National Biography(New York:Oxford
University Press, 1998). He also gave an address on "Some Musings on the
Tradition ofthe Missionary Church and its Historical Context," to the
Missionary Church Historical Society in Ft. Wayne IN in April 1998.
CFH member Franklin H. Littell has editeda book of essays entitled
Hyping The Holocaust: Scholars Answer Goldhagen. In it scholars from
several countries weigh inon the controversy now swirling around the
book by the Harvard poltical scientist Daniel Goldhagen, Hitler'sWilling
Executioners. The writersdo not pull punches in their criticism of
Goldhagen, and the incisive essays make forstimulating reading. You
may order a copy for $20.00 from The Philadelphia Center onthe
Holocaust, P.O. Box 10, Merion Station, PA 19066-0010. Tellyour library to
order one as well. [Item contributed by R. V. Pierard]
John B. Roney (Sacred Heart University) tells usthat he and Martin
Klauber (Trinity Evangelical Divinity School)are the editors of The
Identity of Geneva: The Christian Commonwealth,1564-1864 (Westport
CT: Greenwood Press,1998), which contains contributions by the editors
along with Robert Kingdon, Francis Higman, Richard Muller, Joel Beeke,
Timothy Phillips, Otto Selles, Jeffrey Watt, LindaKirk, Jeannine Olson,
Gabriel Mutzenberg, and William Edgar.
Clifford R.Lovin (Western Carolina University) is the author of A
School for Diplomats: The Paris Peace Conference of 1919(University Press
of America, 1997).
Two major referenceworks have appeared in which many CFH
members have been involved. We would recommend that youask your
library to consider purchasing them, asthey are significant contributions
in the field. Also the books reflect thekind of networking that is going on
today among Christian scholars. These books are:Donald M. Lewis, ed.
The Blackwell Dictionary of Evangelical Biography, 1730-1860, published
in 1996 by Basil Blackwell Publishers,Ltd., 238 Main St., Cambridge, MA
02142, USA;or 108 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1JF, U.K. and Gerald H.
Anderson, ed. BiographicalDictionary of Christian Missions, published