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Author LinkBarry, John M.,1947-
Title LinkRoger Williams and the creation of the American soul : church, state, and the birth of liberty / John M. Barry.
Imprint New York : Penguin Books, c2012.
Description 464 p. :  maps ;  22 cm.
Type of Material Book
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 427-438) and index.
Contents Contents: Prologue -- The law -- The covenant -- The new world -- The wilderness -- The mission -- Soul liberty -- The test -- Afterword.
Summary An acclaimed historian and "New York Times"-bestselling author offers a revelatory look at how Roger Williams shaped the nature of religion, political power, and individual rights in America.
Per.Sub. LinkWilliams, Roger, 1604?-1683.
Subject LinkUnited States -- Civilization -- 17th century.
LinkUnited States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

System Number 000670713
ISBN Link9780143122883

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