Heaven in the American Imagination
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Heaven in the American Imagination

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Does heaven exist? If so, what is it like? And how does one get in? Throughout history, painters, poets, philosophers, pastors, and many ordinary people have pondered these questions. Perhaps no other topic captures the popular imagination quite like heaven.
Gary Scott Smith examines how Americans from the Puritans to the present have imagined heaven. He argues that whethe...more
Hardcover, 339 pages
Published June 1st 2011 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published May 2nd 2011)
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