What hath god wrought is a feat worth applauding no matter what omissions will occur to every specialist in any facet of early national america--scott e casper, reviews in american history howe is a skillful storyteller who knows how to choose relevant anecdotes and revealing quotations. What hath god wrought is from the book of numbers–the 4th book of the old covenant: surely there is no enchantment (sorcery) against jacob, neither is there any divination against israel: according to this time it shall be said of jacob and of israel, what hath god wrought (numbers 23:23.
But what hath god wrought is all the more rewarding because of that anonymity every page is a revelation, whether the focus is politics, christianity, science, immigration or any of the hundreds of anecdotes and facts packed into its pages.
Although the telegraph eventually fell out of favor as the primary mode of communication in the capitol, a telegraph office still existed in the capitol complex until 2007 morse's invention was gradually replaced by the widespread use of the telephone. What hath god wrought: the transformation of america, 1815–1848, a pulitzer prize-winning 2007 book by daniel walker howe disambiguation page providing links to articles with similar titles this disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title what hath god wrought. What hath god wrought: the transformation of america, 1815 - 1848 by daniel walker howe, read by patrick cullen is a good audiobook patrick cullen reads it clearly the content of the book is, for the most part, a good explanation of the political and cultural changes in the us from 1815 to 1848.
The message–“what hath god wrought”–was telegraphed back to the capitol a moment later by vail the question, taken from the bible (numbers 23:23), had been suggested to morse by annie ellworth, the daughter of the commissioner of patents.
Once morse's system was installed in the capitol, congress found the telegraph an indispensable tool at first the telegraph connected only washington, dc and baltimore, md gradually lines were extended to other large east coast cities. What hath god wrought is the most recent installment of the oxford history of the united states, a series initially edited by the late c what howe hath wrought what hath god wrought is a compelling invitation to move on to the next great epoch of american history.
Numbers 23:23 king james version (kjv) 23 surely there is no enchantment against jacob, neither is there any divination against israel: according to this time it shall be said of jacob and of israel, what hath god wrought.
Surely of this work, and of this time, it shall be said, what hath god wrought 1987 , edward fischer, notre dame remembered: an autobiography , page 173: when frank put the receiver to his ear, a sepulchral voice asked, what hath god wrought .