The Resource New England's crises and cultural memory : literature, politics, history, religion, 1620-1860, John McWilliams

New England's crises and cultural memory : literature, politics, history, religion, 1620-1860, John McWilliams

Label
New England's crises and cultural memory : literature, politics, history, religion, 1620-1860
Title
New England's crises and cultural memory
Title remainder
literature, politics, history, religion, 1620-1860
Statement of responsibility
John McWilliams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this magisterial study, McWilliams traces the development of New England's influential cultural identity. He considers a range of writing including George Bancroft's History of the United States, the political essays of Samuel Adams, the fiction of Nathaniel Hawthorne and the poetry of Robert Lowell
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
810.9/358
Index
index present
LC call number
PS243
LC item number
.M38 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in American literature and culture
Series volume
142
Label
New England's crises and cultural memory : literature, politics, history, religion, 1620-1860, John McWilliams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-360) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction Crisis rhetoric: exclusion in New England history; ASSURANCE, ANXIETY, AND REGIONAL SALVATION; CHAPTER 1 Of corn, no corn, and Christian courage; CHAPTER 2 Thomas Morton: phoenix of New England memory; CHAPTER 3 Trying Anne; Headnote; CHAPTER 4 A cloud of blood: King Philip's War; CHAPTER 5 The axe at the root of the tree: Scarlet Governors and Gray Champions; CHAPTER 6 Race, war, and white magic: the neglected legacy of Salem; Headnote
Control code
ocn560252733
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 366 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511214653
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b21997809
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)560252733
  • cbo0511211074

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