Entry updated 12 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(1809-1884) US Methodist minister and author, who served as a chaplain in the American Civil War. His Lost Race tale, The Astrologer of Chaldea; Or, the Life of Faith (1855), locates its uplifting discoveries in ancient Babylonia. [JC]
William Peter Strickland
born Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: 17 August 1809
died Brooklyn [now New York]: 1884
- The Astrologer of Chaldea; Or, the Life of Faith (Cincinnati, Ohio: Jacob Ernst, 1855) [hb/]
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