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From Puritan to Yankee: Character and the Social Order in Connecticut, 1690-1765

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The years from 1690 to 1765 in America have usually been considered a waiting period before the Revolution. Mr. Bushman, in his penetrating study of colonial Connecticut, takes another view. He shows how, during these years, economic ambition and religious ferment profoundly altered the structure of Puritan society, enlarging the bounds of liberty and inspiring resistance to established authority. This is an investigation of the strains that accompanied the growth of liberty in an authoritarian society. Mr. Bushman traces ...

From Puritan to Yankee: Character and the Social Order in Connecticut, 1690-1765 1980, WW Norton & Co, New York

ISBN-13: 9780393005325

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From Puritan to Yankee: Character and the Social Order in Connecticut, 1690-1765 Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass

ISBN-13: 9780674325500

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