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By Randall H. Balmer,John Fitzmier

ISBN-10: 0275948471

ISBN-13: 9780275948474

ISBN-10: 0313260842

ISBN-13: 9780313260841

In a short, narrative survey, Balmer and Fitzmier hint the heritage of the Presbyterian culture, from its roots in Europe to its manifestations in modern the US. The six chapters disguise the ecu origins of Presbyterianism; the expansion of Presbyterianism within the Northern and Southern states through the 19th century; and the improvement of Presbyterianism in twentieth-century the US. Concluding with a Chronology and Bibliographic Essay, this is often an excellent textual content for classes in Church heritage, American non secular heritage, or American social and cultural history.

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