The Puritan Experiment: New England Society from Bradford to Edwards

Capa
UPNE, 8 de jan. de 2013 - 283 páginas
The comprehensive history of a system of faith that shaped the nation.

De dentro do livro

O que estão dizendo - Escrever uma resenha

Não encontramos nenhuma resenha nos lugares comuns.

Conteúdo

1 The Origins and Growth of the Puritan Movement
1
Its Essence and Attraction
15
3 Sources aof the Great Migration
29
The Erection of a City on a Hill
52
Connecticut New Haven Rhode Island and the Eastern Frontier
73
The Colony Level
86
The Community
101
8 New England and Puritan England
121
Pluralism and Declension
154
New Englands Encounters with Metacom Governor Andros and the Witches
168
13 Art and Science in Colonial New England
186
14 Race Relations
199
Puritanism in the Neglected Decades
209
16 Enlightenment and Evangelicalism
225
Suggestions for Further Reading
234
Index
249

9 The New England Way in an Age of Religious Ferment
131
10 Changes in Restoration New England
141

Outras edições - Visualizar todos

Termos e frases comuns

Sobre o autor (2013)

FRANCIS J. BREMER is emeritus professor of history at Millersville University of Pennsylvania. A leading authority on Puritanism, he is the author of numerous books, including First Founders: American Puritans and Puritanism in an Atlantic World and the award-winning biography John Winthrop: America's Forgotten Founding Father.

Informações bibliográficas