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Author Bremer, Francis J

Title First founders : American Puritans and Puritanism in an Atlantic world / Francis J. Bremer

Publ Info Durham, N.H. : University of New Hampshire Press, [2012]
2012
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  F7 .B758 2012    AVAILABLE
 URI  F7 .B758 2012    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 282 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series New England in the world
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Preface -- Introduction -- John Winthrop and the struggle to lead a godly life -- John Endecott : godly magistrate -- John Wilson : Puritan pastor -- Thomas Dudley and Thomas Shepard : hammers of heretics -- Dissenting women : Anne Hutchinson, Mary Dyer, Lady Deborah Moody, and Anne Eaton -- The troubled Keaynes -- Stephen Winthrop : soldier of the Lord -- Hugh Peter : regicide -- John Davenport and the Middle Advent -- Samuel Winthrop : from Puritan to Quaker -- John Sassamon : a Puritan between two cultures -- John Leverett : defending the ways of the fathers -- Anne Bradstreet : Puritan wife and mother -- Samuel Sewall : the conscience of a Puritan -- Conclusion : civil society and the godly kingdom
LC subject Puritans -- New England
Puritans -- New England -- Clergy -- History -- 17th century
New England -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
ISBN 9781584659594 (cloth : alk. paper)
1584659599 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781611682588 (ebk.)
1611682584 (ebk.)