Daniel K. Williams

November 1 . 2010

When the Christian Right burst onto the scene in the late 1970s, many political observers were shocked but it goes back much farther than most journalists, political scientists, and historians realize. Relying on extensive archival and primary source research, Daniel K. Williams presents the first comprehensive history of the movement, uncovering how evangelicals came to see the Republican Party as the vehicle through which they could reclaim America as a Christian nation in God’s Own Party.