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Nicholas Guyatt offers a completely new understanding of a central question in American history: how did Americans come to think that God favored the United States above other nations? Making sense of previously diffuse debates on manifest destiny, millenarianism, and American mission, Providence and the Invention of the United States explains the origins and development o ...more
Paperback, 341 pages
Published July 1st 2007 by Cambridge University Press (first published January 1st 2007)
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