Cover of: Hellfire nation | James A. Morone

Hellfire nation

the politics of sin in American history

Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Us : the city on a hill
Them : heretic, heathen, and witch
The Puritans become America
The wrath of God in Black and white
South : the proslavery argument
North : the ragged chorus of the Union
Purity and the woman's sphere
White slaves and the modern witch- hunt
Temperance : crucible of race and class
Prohibition and the rise of big government
The New Deal call to alms
Manifest destiny in Cold War
The sixties
Modern morals.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class 973
Library of Congress E183 .M873 2003

The Physical Object

Pagination xii, 575 p. :
Number of pages 575

ID Numbers

Open Library OL3554125M
Internet Archive hellfirenationpo00moro
ISBN 10 0300094841
LC Control Number 2002007541
Library Thing 105775
Goodreads 2076925

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