The Leonard Lopate Show Edit this Published in The Leonard Lopate Show The Life of Henry Ward Beecher Listen 33 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/52368/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Debby Applegate examines the life of Henry Ward Beecher—Harriet Beecher Stowe's brother, and one of America’s last important Puritan ministers—in The Most Famous Man in America. Available for purchase at amazon.com.