Fool for Christ : the political thought of J.S. Woodsworth

  title={Fool for Christ : the political thought of J.S. Woodsworth},
  author={M. Horn and A. Mills},
  journal={The American Historical Review},
James Shaver Woodsworth (1874-1942) stands as one of the half-dozen most important national political figures in twentieth-century Canadian history. Allen Mills acknowledges his outstanding achievements while providing a critical account of the Woodsworth legacy and revising the received opinion of him as a man of unbending conviction and ever-coherent principle. A product of western Canada's pioneer society and a stern Methodist household, Woodsworth grew up to make his way into social service… Expand
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