Gladstone, William (1809–1898)
Published Online: 25 NOV 2011
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The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization
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Ringenberg, W. C. 2011. Gladstone, William (1809–1898). The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization. .
- Published Online: 25 NOV 2011
William Ewart Gladstone (1809–1898) was a British statesman and reformer. Few 19th century western political leaders exercised as much influence, while so deeply motivated by religious faith.
- Gladstone, William (1809–1898);
- British statesman, reformer;
- Gladstone's views, church and state, rigid;
- the state in its relations withl the church;
- Gladstone, specialist in finance;
- explosion of reform activity;
- third reform bill