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The Rise of American Democracy: Jefferson to Lincoln

Sean Wilentz - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 496 pages
Winner of the Bancroft Award: "Monumental…a tour de force…awesome in its coverage of political events."—Gordon Wood, New York Times Book Review
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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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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 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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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 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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