The Gentle Puritan
A Life of Ezra Stiles, 1727-1795
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Publisher: Omohundro Institute and University of North Carolina Press
Cloth/Hardcover Publication Date: 05/1974
Cloth ISBN: 9780807812310
DescriptionNow available again, this important biography of the early New England intellectual leader was greeted as a "landmark in the history of the American mind" by Clifford K. Shipton when it appeared in 1962. Stiles lived at a critical time--the transition from the Reformation to the Enlightenment, which came suddenly in New England--and because of his position, his influence was great."
Originally published in 1974.
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