Books by Darren Dochuk

ANOINTED WITH OIL by Darren Dochuk
NON-FICTION
Released: June 4, 2019

"A sweeping tale that uses both oil and faith to paint a panoramic portrait of post-Civil War American history."
A history of America's oil industry with an emphasis on its interplay with Christianity throughout the decades. Read full book review >
HISTORY
Released: Dec. 13, 2010

"Well-written and -documented, a supremely helpful guide in sorting out how we arrived at that odd state of affairs."
A lucid history of how California, land of fruits and nuts and be-here-nowness, became a bastion of fundamentalist reaction. The manuscript won the 2006 Allan Nevins Prize from the Society of American Historians. Read full book review >