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The Resource Roger Williams and the creation of the American soul : church, state, and the birth of liberty, John M. Barry

Roger Williams and the creation of the American soul : church, state, and the birth of liberty, John M. Barry

Label
Roger Williams and the creation of the American soul : church, state, and the birth of liberty
Title
Roger Williams and the creation of the American soul
Title remainder
church, state, and the birth of liberty
Statement of responsibility
John M. Barry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An acclaimed historian and "New York Times"-bestselling author offers a revelatory look at how Roger Williams shaped the nature of religion, political power, and individual rights in America
Summary
Barry explores the development of the fundamental ideas of church and state through the story of Roger Williams. The first to link religious freedom to individual liberty, Williams helped shape the balance of religion and politics seen in America today
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10033608
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barry, John M.
Dewey number
974.5/02092
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BX6495.W55
LC item number
B37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Williams, Roger
  • Puritans
  • Baptists
  • Separatists
  • Pioneers
  • Freedom of religion
  • Rhode Island
  • Rhode Island
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
church, state, and the birth of liberty
Label
Roger Williams and the creation of the American soul : church, state, and the birth of liberty, John M. Barry
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 427-438) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The law -- The covenant -- The new world -- The wilderness -- The mission -- Soul liberty -- The test
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
464 pages
Isbn
9780670023059
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011032995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • 733230664
  • (OCoLC)733230664
Label
Roger Williams and the creation of the American soul : church, state, and the birth of liberty, John M. Barry
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 427-438) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The law -- The covenant -- The new world -- The wilderness -- The mission -- Soul liberty -- The test
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
464 pages
Isbn
9780670023059
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011032995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • 733230664
  • (OCoLC)733230664

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