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The Emancipation of Massachusetts: The Dream and The Reality

By: Brooks Adams

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1919)

Seller ID: A2295

ISBN: 0788422952

Condition: 542 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1919), reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 542 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Revised and enlarged edition. This is the history of Massachusetts' emancipation from narrow-minded religious thinking to liberalism. The narrative covers the Antinomians, the Anabaptists, the Quakers, witchcraft, Brattle Church, Harvard College ("the ancient cradle of bigotry and superstition" that was eventually made the "home of American liberal thought"), and the American Revolution. 542 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1919), reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 542 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info