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Anne Hutchinson, Guilty Or Not?
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Jean Cameron
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Peter Lang Pub Incorporated

This study provides a long-needed closer look at the trials of Anne Hutchinson, in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1637 and 1638. The book discusses the legal system of the times, and the Puritan doctrine that was at issue in both civil and church trials. By examining points not previously addressed by
From Suffrage to the Senate
Language: en
Pages: 922
Authors: Suzanne O'Dea Schenken, Suzanne O'Dea
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Profiles women from across the political spectrum who have served in the U.S. House and Senate, the judiciary, and the U.S. cabinet, and describes organizations, movements, issues, and allies of feminists from colonial times to the present.
Rebels and Renegades
Language: en
Pages: 361
Authors: Neil A. Hamilton
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Looks at the role radicals and reactionaries have played in American history, society, and culture.
Making Heretics
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Michael P. Winship
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-02-09 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Making Heretics is a major new narrative of the famous Massachusetts disputes of the late 1630s misleadingly labeled the "antinomian controversy" by later historians. Drawing on an unprecedented range of sources, Michael Winship fundamentally recasts these interlocked religious and political struggles as a complex ongoing interaction of personalities and personal
Daily Life in Colonial New England, 2nd Edition
Language: en
Pages: 370
Authors: Claudia Durst Johnson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-17 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This book presents a unique perspective on life in Colonial England, exposing many misconceptions and depicting how elements of its culture that are typically regarded as marginal—such as the activities of pirates—actually had an extensive impact of the populace. • Provides readers with an understanding of the nature of religious