Warren Goldstein is professor of history at the University of Hattford.
"Goldstein has achieved the difficult task of depicting fairly a life storm-tossed by religious and political controversy." - Richard Lingeman, New York Times Book Review "Expertly researched and finely crafted...conveys not just the trajectory of [Coffin's] life but also a feeling for the era in which [he] lived...Superb." - Harvey Cox, Christian Century "[An] excellent biography." - John F. Stacks, Chicago Tribune "Compelling and eloquent...Goldstein captures the enigmatic nature of the great preacher and activist." - Publishers Weekly