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The American Enlightenment, 1750–1820
by Robert A. Ferguson
Harvard University Press, 1997
Paper: 978-0-674-02322-2
Library of Congress Classification PS193.F47 1997
Dewey Decimal Classification 810.9002

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ABOUT THIS BOOK
This concise literary history of the American Enlightenment captures the varied and conflicting voices of religious and political conviction in the decades when the new nation was formed. Robert Ferguson’s trenchant interpretation yields new understanding of this pivotal period for American culture.
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