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Andrew Jackson: The American Presidents Series: The 7th President, 1829-1837

Sean Wilentz - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 224 pages
The towering figure who remade American politics--the champion of the ordinary citizen and the scourge of entrenched privilege The Founding Fathers espoused a republican ...
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Rites of Power: Symbolism, Ritual, and Politics Since the Middle Ages

Sean Wilentz - History - 1999 - 344 pages
Rites of Power provides a sweeping overview of the symbolism of power from tenth-century France to contemporary Britain. Approaching their topic from an eclectic range of ...
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The Rose & the Briar: Death, Love and Liberty in the American Ballad

Sean Wilentz, Greil Marcus - Music - 2005 - 406 pages
A collection of writings and illustrations on the American ballad considers it as an art form as well as an expressive reflection of history, in an anthology that features ...
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Chants Democratic: New York City and the Rise of the American Working Class ...

Sean Wilentz - History - 2004 - 480 pages
Since its publication in 1984, Chants Democratic has endured as a classic narrative on labor and the rise of American democracy. In it, Sean Wilentz explores the dramatic ...
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The Key of Liberty: The Life and Democratic Writings of William Manning, "a ...

William Manning, Michael Merrill, Sean Wilentz - History - 1993 - 240 pages
The recovery of the ideas and experiences of William Manning is a major event in the history of the American Revolutionary era. A farmer, foot soldier, and political ...
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The Best American History Essays on Lincoln

Sean Wilentz, Organization of American Historians - History - 2009 - 252 pages
Reflections on the life, political leadership, character, and legacy of Abraham Lincoln include contributions by such notable American historians as James McPherson, Edmund ...
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The Age of Reagan: A History, 1974-2008

Sean Wilentz - History - 2008 - 564 pages
An appraisal of American politics in the aftermath of Watergate surveys the conservative movement throughout the past four decades, evaluating the fortieth president's role in ...
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Bob Dylan In America

Sean Wilentz - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 240 pages
One of America’s finest historians shows us how Bob Dylan, one of the country’s greatest and most enduring artists, still surprises and moves us after all these years. Growing ...
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The Kingdom of Matthias: A Story of Sex and Salvation in 19th-Century America

Paul E. Johnson, Sean Wilentz - Religion - 2012 - 256 pages
Paul Johnson and Sean Wilentz brilliantly recapture the forgotten story of Matthias the Prophet, imbuing their richly researched account with the dramatic force of a novel. In ...
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The Paranoid Style in American Politics, and Other Essays

Richard Hofstadter, Sean Wilentz - Philosophy - 2008 - 330 pages
Imparting an invaluable perspective on contemporary domestic affairs, a classic work of political theory examines the competing forces in American political discourse and how ...
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