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Society and thought in early America

Harvey Wish

Society and thought in early America

a social and intellectual history of the American people through 1865

by Harvey Wish

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Published by Longmans, Green in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Civilization -- To 1783.,
  • United States -- Civilization -- 1783-1865.,
  • United States -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.,
  • United States -- Intellectual life -- 1783-1865.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Harvey Wish.
    SeriesSociety and thought in America -- v.1
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 612 p., [16] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages612
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16617163M

      American Social History by Eras and Decades Colonial and 18th Century American Life historical events and prevailing climates of thought that gave shape and purpose to people's lives during the centuries of imperial expansion and settlement. Looking at the war and society from many angles, the book's 20 chapters cover such important Author: Eric Novotny.   From Thomas Jefferson's cut-up Bible to the country's first printed hymnal, the Smithsonian's Religion in Early America exhibit wants to engage .

    Education in early America began in the home at the mother’s knee, and often ended in the cornfield or barn by the father’s side. The task of teaching reading usually fell to the mother, and since paper was in short supply, she would trace the letters of the alphabet in the ashes and dust by the fireplace. [6]. As a result, deism had very little impact in early America up through the American Revolution. In the years after independence, however, that began to change. In Ethan Allen, the hero of Fort Ticonderoga and revolutionary leader of the Green Mountain Boys, .

      Before the Mafia captured the American crime spotlight in the s, there was the Society of the Black Hand, which made ends meet by terrorizing and . I was surprised by this unexpected and noisy mental guest; my life had changed in almost every conceivable way since early childhood and I hadn't thought about that rhyme in many years.


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