The Rhetoric of War: Training Day, the Militia, and the Military Sermon (Contributions in American Studies)

By: AHEARN, Marie L.

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The Book explores the militia system and its role in the development of colonial New England. The author contends that the militia and the military sermon created an atmosphere of Christian soldiery and warfare that exercised a powerful, long-lasting hold upon New Englanders. 'Contributions in American studies, no. 95'. vi, 217 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. Original First Edition, NOT a print-on-demand. Bright, clean, unmarked interioor, still quite fresh. Binding is tight and square. No wear to the cloth or the bright, gilt titles. Weight, 494g.

Title: The Rhetoric of War: Training Day, the Militia, and the Military Sermon (Contributions in American Studies)

Author Name: AHEARN, Marie L.

Categories: Religion, Philosophy, Metaphysics, Military History,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Publisher: U.S.A., Greenwood Press: 1989

ISBN Number: 0313266190

ISBN Number 13: 9780313266195

Binding: Cloth, Gilt

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: No Dustjacket Issued

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 037088

Keywords: NEW ENGLAND PURITANS SOLDIERS MILITIA CHRISTIANITY