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Product Description: The Pequot Indian intellectual, author, and itinerant preacher William Apess (1798–1839) was one the most important voices of the nineteenth century. Here, Philip F. Gura offers the first book-length chronicle of Apess's fascinating and consequential life...read more

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9781469619989 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, March 2, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The Pequot Indian intellectual, author, and itinerant preacher William Apess (1798–1839) was one the most important voices of the nineteenth century.

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9780394903859, titled "Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr" | Random House Childrens Books, November 1, 1963, cover price $5.99 | also contains Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr

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Product Description: From the acclaimed cultural historian Philip F. Gura comes Truth's Ragged Edge, a comprehensive and original history of the American novel's first century. Grounded in Gura's extensive consideration of the diverse range of important early novels, not just those that remain widely read today, this book recovers many long-neglected but influential writers―such as the escaped slave Harriet Jacobs, the free black Philadelphian Frank J...read more

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9780809094455 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 9, 2013, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: From the acclaimed cultural historian Philip F.

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9780374534400 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 15, 2014, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: From the acclaimed cultural historian Philip F.

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Product Description: Jonathan Edwards (1703–1758) is recognized today as a great theologian and philosopher. The historian Perry Miller has called him “one of America’s five or six major artists,” a writer possessed of “an intelligence which, as much as Emerson’s, Melville’s, or Mark Twain’s, is both an index of American society and a comment upon it...read more

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9781598532548 | Library of America, October 17, 2013, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Jonathan Edwards (1703–1758) is recognized today as a great theologian and philosopher.

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Product Description: Book by Gura, Philip F.

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9781929545650 | Amer Antiquarian Society, April 1, 2012, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Book by Gura, Philip F.

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Product Description: (Reference). The Martin is considered the finest acoustic guitar in the world, a distinction it has held for more that 160 years. Martin guitars have been played by performers Eric Clapton, Stephen Stills, Judy Collins, and Johnny Cash, as well as hundreds of thousands of other professional and amateur musicians...read more

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9781574242799 | 2 edition (Centerstream Pub, May 1, 2012), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: (Reference).

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A comprehensive narrative history of America's first group of public intellectuals traces their intellectual genealogy to transatlantic religious and philosophical ideas and illustrates how these informed fierce local theological debates.

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9780809034772 | Hill & Wang Pub, November 13, 2007, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: A comprehensive narrative history of America's first group of public intellectuals traces their intellectual genealogy to transatlantic religious and philosophical ideas and illustrates how these informed fierce local theological debates.

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9780809016440 | Hill & Wang Pub, September 2, 2008, cover price $16.00

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Product Description: Firmly grounded in the core strengths that have made it the best-selling undergraduate survey in the field, The Norton Anthology of American Literature has been revitalized in this Seventh Edition through the collaboration between three new period editors and five seasoned ones...read more

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9780393927399 | 7 pap/psc edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 2007), cover price $48.30 | About this edition: Firmly grounded in the core strengths that have made it the best-selling undergraduate survey in the field, The Norton Anthology of American Literature has been revitalized in this Seventh Edition through the collaboration between three new period editors and five seasoned ones.

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Product Description: An important new biography of America's founding religious father. Jonathan Edwards was America's most influential evangelical, whose revivals of the 1730s became those against which all subsequent ones have been judged.The marvelous accomplishment of Philip Gura's Jonathan Edwards is to place the rich intellectual landscape of America's most formidable evangelical within the upheaval of his times...read more

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9780809030316 | Hill & Wang Pub, February 11, 2005, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: A new biography of the great American evangelical preacher and writer dissects his enduring legacy and discusses the reasons why his theology of conversion remains vibrant even in the twenty-first century.

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9780809061969 | Hill & Wang Pub, April 30, 2006, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: An important new biography of America's founding religious father.

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Product Description: The Crossroads of American History and Literature collects two decades' worth of the best-known essays of Philip F. Gura. Beginning with a definitive overview of studies of colonial literature, Gura ranges through such subjects in colonial American history as the intellectual life of the Connecticut River Valley, Cotton Mather's understanding of political leadership, and the religious upheavals of the Great Awakening...read more

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9780271015217 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, May 1, 1996, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: The Crossroads of American History and Literature collects two decades' worth of the best-known essays of Philip F.

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9780271024837 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, June 11, 2004, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: The Crossroads of American History and Literature collects two decades' worth of the best-known essays of Philip F.
9780271015224 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, June 1, 1996, cover price $28.90 | About this edition: The Crossroads of American History and Literature collects two decades' worth of the best-known essays of Philip F.
9780075544609, titled "Fifty Years Later: The New Deal Evaluated" | McGraw-Hill College, November 1, 1984, cover price $35.90 | also contains Fifty Years Later: The New Deal Evaluated

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The author chronicles the remarkable story of the world's most famous guitar company, using more than 175 illustrations to tell the story of C. F. Martin and the company he created, using letters, account books, inventories, and other documents. (Performing Arts)

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9780807828014 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The author chronicles the story of the world's most famous guitar company, using more than 175 illustrations to tell the story of C.

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Product Description: Between 1829 and 1831, Jared Curtis, the newly appointed prison chaplain at the Massachusetts State Prison in Charlestown, interviewed every one of the over 300 inmates at the prison and recorded their biographies in two leatherbound notebooks...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780934909792 | Massachusetts Historical Society, March 1, 2002, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Between 1829 and 1831, Jared Curtis, the newly appointed prison chaplain at the Massachusetts State Prison in Charlestown, interviewed every one of the over 300 inmates at the prison and recorded their biographies in two leatherbound notebooks.

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Product Description: This handsome illustrated history traces the transformation of the banjo from primitive folk instrument to sophisticated musical machine and, in the process, offers a unique view of the music business in nineteenth-century America...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780807824849 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, August 1, 1999, cover price $84.00 | About this edition: This handsome illustrated history traces the transformation of the banjo from primitive folk instrument to sophisticated musical machine and, in the process, offers a unique view of the music business in nineteenth-century America.

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Examines the study of symbols and language in nineteenth-century New England and describes the logic of the transcendental movement

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9780819561206 | Reprint edition (Wesleyan Univ Pr, May 1, 1985), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Examines the study of symbols and language in nineteenth-century New England and describes the logic of the transcendental movement

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Product Description: "A Glimpse of Sion's Glory" signals an important new direction in the study of American Puritanism. The presence of dissenters in the colonies completely unknown, but never before have they been seen as a major shaping force for seventeenth-century American Puritanism...read more

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9780819550958 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, November 1, 1984, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: 398 pages

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9780819561541 | Reprint edition (Wesleyan Univ Pr, August 1, 1986), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: "A Glimpse of Sion's Glory" signals an important new direction in the study of American Puritanism.

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