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The Puritan oligarchy

Thomas Jefferson Wertenbaker

The Puritan oligarchy

the founding of American civilization.

by Thomas Jefferson Wertenbaker

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Published by Grosset & Dunlap in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprint of 1947 Scribner ed.

The Physical Object
Paginationix, 359 p.
Number of Pages359
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19825925M

  Puritan law, oligarchy, and the Body of Liberties. Posted on Septem Filed under: 17th century America, Politics, Puritans, Revolutionary War, U.S. Constitution | Tags: Body of Liberties, Constitution, Puritans, Revolutionary War | Part the last of our series on the Massachusetts Body of Liberties, the first codification of law in Puritan . Great deals on Illustrated Thomas Jefferson Books. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items! The Puritan Oligarchy: The Founding of American Civilization. $ Free shipping. Make Offer - The Puritan Oligarchy: The Founding of American Civilization.

THE PURITAN OLIGARCHY. Hart, Hubert N. // America;9/20/, Vol. 77 Is p The article reviews the book "The Puritan Oligarchy," by Thomas Jefferson Wertenbaker. OUR "HEROIC" PAST. Soule, George // New Republic;12/1/47, Vol. Is p Reviews several books. PURITANS. Followers of a religious movement whose definition and date of origin cannot be given with precision. The movement embodied a wide range of different sects and communities that quarreled over liturgy, dogma, political theory, and social reform both within and without the Church of effective period of Puritan activity covered the span from the .

Start studying Apush period 2 chapters Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Showed how the Puritan belief in each individual's ability to interpret the Bible could easily lead to criticism of most of the religious and political establishment book by Mary Rowlandson b) time held captive by. Puritan Oligarchy was in press. Some of the weaknesses of his book are a result of the fact that he made but the slightest use of this series of publica- tions, which contains the best modern monographs of Massachusetts history, BOOK REVIEWS AND BOOK NOTES" J.," A. " book. Bucknell University. American Philosophical : Carl Bridenbaugh.


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This book is a reference book, giving the history of the Puritans from before leaving England thru the 's. In the preface, the author says that it is for the study of the Massachusetts Bible State.

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The Puritan oligarchy the founding of American civilization. --by Thomas Jefferson Wertenbaker. Published in New : The Puritan Oligarchy: The Founding of American Civilization.

By Thomas Jefferson Wertenbaker. (New York: Gosset & Dunlap, Thomas Jefferson Wertenbaker, in The Puritan Oligarchy, attempted to write a book which not only described the origins, formation and eventual failure of the Puritan bible state in Massachusetts. Puritan Civilization; THE PURITAN OLIGARCHY.

By Thomas Jefferson Wertenbaker, Illustrated. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. This book came from a very different perspective than the Puritan Oligarchy one kind of presented the Puritan experiment as a success, never mentioned the revoking of the charter but it was nice to get more biographical detail about a leader and kind of see where he was coming from, rather than just stereotypes and sound-bytes /5.

East Anglia -- The Bible states -- The Puritan spirit in literature -- The Puritan spirit in architecture and music -- The liberals seize the ferule -- God's controversy with New England -- More of the world, less of heaven -- Jericho's walls -- The invisible world fades -- The elect lose the : This book is a reference book, giving the history of the Puritans from before leaving England thru the 's.

In the preface, the author says that it is for the study of the Massachusetts Bible State. This is to study the Puritan experiment. This wasn't done in England because the Puritans never had the power.4/5(2). BOOK REVIEWS The Puritan Oligarchy: The Founding of American Civilization.

By Thomas Jefferson Wertenbaker. (New York: Charles Scrib-ner's Sons. xiv, $) Excepting two chapters devoted to puritan literature, architec-ture, and music, Professor Wertenbaker's survey of Massachusetts.

An oligarchy, of course, is a system of government that keeps power in the hands of a tiny minority of the people, generally the wealthiest, who basically oppress everyone else to keep themselves wealthy and in power.

The last thing an oligarch wants is democracy. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wertenbaker, Thomas Jefferson, Puritan oligarchy. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, © COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

East Anglia --The Bible state --The Puritan spirit in literature --The Puritan spirit in architecture and music --The liberals seize the ferule --God's controversy with New England --More of the world, less of heaven --Jericho's walls --The invisible world fades --The elect lose the fasces.

Excerpt Today the term Puritan is often applied to various manifestations of American life. Sometimes the allusion is merely metaphoric, suggesting similarities between some aspect of current behavior and the ways of the New England colonists.

But those who see "Puritan" traits in the lineaments. Winters Oligarchy is a book elaborating a theory of how extremely concentrated wealth at the hand of powerful minority induces extreme political inequality. By doing so, he clarifies the oligarchy theory that has been muddled by the elite theory.

He claims that not all powerful minorities are oligarchic in nature/5. The Puritans were members of a religious reform movement that arose in the late 16th century and held that the Church of England should eliminate ceremonies and practices not rooted in the Bible.

Find great deals on eBay for puritan books and banner of truth books. Shop with confidence. Anne Hutchinson's Early Life Anne was born in in Lincolnshire, England. Her father, Francis Marbury, was a Puritan minister who insisted his daughter learn to read.Under the impact of the War of the League of Cambrai, the Venetian oligarchy realized the futility of attempting a policy of world domination from the tiny base of a city-state among the lagoons of the northern Adriatic.

As was first suggested by the present writer in