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The Resource Blood from the Sky : Miracles and Politics in the Early American Republic

Blood from the Sky : Miracles and Politics in the Early American Republic

Label
Blood from the Sky : Miracles and Politics in the Early American Republic
Title
Blood from the Sky
Title remainder
Miracles and Politics in the Early American Republic
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book examines the appearance of miracles and the supernatural in Jeffersonian America, and explains the way in which these religious claims to supernatural powers represented a political crisis in the new republic"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Jortner, Adam Joseph
Dewey number
973.4/6
Index
index present
LC call number
E338
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Jeffersonian America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Miracles
  • Supernatural
  • Religion and politics
  • United States
  • Political culture
  • Crises
  • HISTORY
  • Crises
  • Miracles
  • Political culture
  • Politics and government
  • Religion
  • Religion and politics
  • United States
Label
Blood from the Sky : Miracles and Politics in the Early American Republic
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-242) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: History, reality and miracles -- The language of the supernatural -- The practice of the supernatural -- The politics of the supernatural -- Shakers -- Native American prophets -- Latter-day Saints -- The sects that weren't -- Conclusion: Liberty and theology
Control code
965773625
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (264 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813939599
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)965773625
Label
Blood from the Sky : Miracles and Politics in the Early American Republic
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-242) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: History, reality and miracles -- The language of the supernatural -- The practice of the supernatural -- The politics of the supernatural -- Shakers -- Native American prophets -- Latter-day Saints -- The sects that weren't -- Conclusion: Liberty and theology
Control code
965773625
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (264 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813939599
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)965773625

Library Locations

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