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The Wedding-Ring Henry van Dyke

The Wedding-Ring

Henry van Dyke

Published January 1st 2010
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 About the Book 

Henry van Dyke (1852-1933) was an American Presbyterian clergyman, educator, and author. He graduated from Princeton in 1873, and from Princeton Theological Seminary in 1874. He was pastor of the Brick Presbyterian Church, New York City (1883-99), professor of English literature at Princeton (1899-1923), and U.S. minister to the Netherlands (1913-16).Among his popular inspirational writings is the Christmas story The Other Wise Man (1896). As President Wilsons ambassador to the Netherlands from 1913, Van Dyke was a first-hand witness to the outbreak of World War I and its progress, and was a key player in the Presidents diplomatic efforts to keep the U.S. out of the conflict.For more information, please see http://www.answers.com/topic/van-dyke...