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Bonds of affection
Matthew Scott Holland

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Bonds of affection
civic charity and the making of America--Winthrop, Jefferson, and Lincoln
Matthew S. Holland.

Published 2007 by Georgetown University Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Prologue: "Bonds of affection" : three founding moments
pt. 1. Winthrop and America's point of departure. Introduction: Hawthorne's suggestion. A model of Christian charity. Two cities upon a hill
pt. 2. Jefferson and the founding. Introduction: 1776 - the other document. A model of natural liberty. "To close the circle of our felicities"
pt. 3. Lincoln's refounding. Introduction: From Tom to Abe : the agapic ends of America's bloodiest war. "Hail fall of furry! Reign of reason, all hail." "This nation under God." A model of civic charity
Conclusion
Appendix 1. A model of Christian charity
Appendix 2. Thomas Jefferson's "original rough draught" of the Declaration of Independence
Appendix 3. Thomas Jefferson's first inaugural
Appendix 4. Abraham Lincoln's second inaugural.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Genre
Sources.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
320.973
Library of Congress
JK411 .H65 2007

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL17853605M
ISBN 13
9781589011830
LC Control Number
2007007358
Library Thing
3564355
Goodreads
829702

History

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