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Major Problems in the Early Republic, 1787-1848: Documents and Essays

Sean Wilentz - History - 1992 - 568 pages
Each chapter's documents identify the key issues and capture the passionate spirit and conviction of the historical actors. The essay selections spotlight research in the ...
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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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The Politicians and the Egalitarians: The Hidden History of American Politics

Sean Wilentz - History - 2016 - 400 pages
One of our most eminent historians reminds us of the commanding role party politics has played in America’s enduring struggle against economic inequality. “There are two keys ...
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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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Chants Democratic: New York City & the Rise of the American Working Class ...

Sean Wilentz - History - 1986 - 446 pages
Examines the impact of the development of a working class on the society, culture, and politics of New York
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The Kingdom of Matthias: A Story of Sex and Salvation in 19th-Century America

Paul E. Johnson, Sean Wilentz - History - 1995 - 240 pages
In the autumn of 1834, New York City was awash with rumors of a strange religious cult operating nearby, centered around a mysterious, self-styled prophet named Matthias. It ...
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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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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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