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American Apocalypse

A History of Modern Evangelicalism

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$24.00 • £19.95 • €21.50

ISBN 9780674975439

Publication Date: 03/13/2017


480 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

28 halftones

Belknap Press


  • Preface
  • Prologue
  • 1. Jesus Is Coming
  • 2. Global War and Christian Nationalism
  • 3. The Birth of Fundamentalism
  • 4. The Culture Wars Begin
  • 5. American Education on Trial
  • 6. Seeking Salvation with the GOP
  • 7. The Rise of the Tyrants
  • 8. Christ’s Deal versus the New Deal
  • 9. Reviving American Exceptionalism
  • 10. Becoming Cold Warriors for Christ
  • 11. Apocalypse Now
  • Epilogue
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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