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On Sale: January 04, 2012
Pages: 320 | ISBN: 978-0-307-80965-0
Published by : Vintage Knopf
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Demonstrates how the colonies developed into the first nation created under the influences of nationalism, modern capitalism and Protestantism.
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Born in 1916, Richard Hofstadter was one of the leading American historians and public intellectuals of the 20th century. His works include The Age of Reform, Anti-intellectualism in American Life, Social Darwinism in American Thought, 1860-1915, The American Political Tradition, and others. He died in 1970.
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" A brilliant interpretation of Colonial society on the eve of the Revolution." --David Herbert Donald, Commentary

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