New world faiths

religion in colonial America by Jon Butler

Publisher: Oxford University Press in New York

Written in English
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  • United States -- Religion -- To 1800
  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJon Butler.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL2525 .B89 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18003170M
    ISBN 109780195333107
    LC Control Number2007024916

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations ; 21 cm. Contents: Worlds old and new --Religion and missions in New Spain and New France --Religion in England's first colonies --The flowering of religious diversity --African and American Indian religion --Reviving colonial religion --Religion.

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