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Father Charles Coughlin

Religion, Radio Personality (25-Oct-1891 — 27-Oct-1979)


Mary Christine Athans. The Coughlin-Fahey Connection: Father Charles E. Coughlin, Father Denis Fahey, C.S.Sp., and Religious Anti-Semitism in the United States, 1938-1954. Peter Lang. 1991. 265pp.

Alan Brinkley. Voices of Protest: Huey Long, Father Coughlin, & the Great Depression. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1982.

Ronald H. Carpenter. Father Charles E. Coughlin: Surrogate Spokesman for the Disaffected. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press. 1998. 224pp.

Alfred McClung Lee; Elizabeth Bryant. The Fine Art of Propaganda: A Study of Father Coughlin's Speeches. New York: Harcourt Brace. 1939. 140pp.

Gary T. Marx. The Social Basis of the Support of a Depression-Era Extremist: Father Coughlin.. Berkeley, CA: University of California Survey Research Center. 1962.

Ruth Mugglebee. Father Coughlin the Radio Priest, of the Shrine of the Little Flower. Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing. 1933. 358pp.

Marcus Sheldon. Father Coughlin: The Tumultuous Life of the Priest of the Little Flower. Boston: Little, Brown & Company. 1973. 320pp.

John L. Spivak. Shrine of the Silver Dollar: The Documentary Story of Father Coughlin. New York: Modern Age. 1940. 180pp.

Charles J. Tull. Father Coughlin and the New Deal. Syracuse NY: Syracuse University Press. 1965. 310pp.

Louis B. Ward. Father Charles E. Coughlin: An Authorized Biography. Detroit: Tower Publications. 1933. 352pp.

David Warren. Radio Priest: Charles Coughlin, the Father of Hate Radio. New York: Free Press. 1996. 376pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

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  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.242)

  6. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.154)

  7. Webster's American Biographies (p.228)

  8. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.157)

  9. Biographical Dictionary of the Extreme Right Since 1890 (pp.70-72)

  10. Who's Who in Modern History, 1860-1980 (p.90)

  11. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.1, p.616)

  12. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.95)

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