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Nature’s Nation

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$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674865549

Publication Date: 01/01/1967

298 pages

Belknap Press


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  • Introduction by Kenneth B. Murdock
  • The Shaping of the American Character
  • Declension in a Bible Commonwealth
  • “Preparation for Salvation” in Seventeenth-Century New England
  • The Great Awakening from 1740 to 1750
  • From the Covenant to the Revival
  • The Insecurity of Nature
  • Theodore Parker: Apostasy within Liberalism
  • The Location of American Religious Freedom
  • Emersonian Genius and the American Democracy
  • Thoreau in the Context of International Romanticism
  • Melville and Transcendentalism
  • The Romantic Dilemma in American Nationalism and the Concept of Nature
  • An American Language
  • The Romance and the Novel
  • Sinners in the Hands of a Benevolent God
  • Index

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