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Author Ragosta, John A

Title Wellspring of liberty : how Virginia's religious dissenters helped win the American Revolution and secured religious liberty / John A. Ragosta

Publ Info New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  F230 .R17 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  F230 R17 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript viii, 261 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-253) and index
Contents Virginians dissent -- Pleading for reform and demanding freedom -- British plans for success -- Did the Dissenters fight? -- After the war -- What did they fight, and bargain for? -- Epilogue -- Appendix A: Persons persecuted for religion, Eighteenth-Century Virginia, post 1763 -- Appendix B: Denominational support for mobilization in Virginia during the American Revolution
LC subject Virginia -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Virginia -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783
Church and state -- Virginia -- History -- 18th century
Dissenters, Religious -- Virginia -- History -- 18th century
Freedom of religion -- Virginia -- History -- 18th century
ISBN 9780195388060 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0195388062 (hardcover : alk. paper)