New World Metaphysics: Readings on the Religious Meaning of the American Experience

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Giles Gunn
Oxford University Press, Jun 4, 1981 - Religion - 482 pages
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PREPARATIONS 16071740
39
LOOMINGS 17401830
87
REALIZATIONS 18301915
167
REJECTIONS AND REVISIONS 19151950
337
RECOVERIES 19501980
403
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Page xxiii - The land was ours before we were the land's. She was our land more than a hundred years Before we were her people. She was ours In Massachusetts, in Virginia, But we were England's, still colonials, Possessing what we still were unpossessed by, Possessed by what we now no more possessed.

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Giles Gunn is Professor of English and of Global and International Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

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