Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “This Sacred Trust: American Nationality 1798-1898” as Want to Read:
This Sacred Trust: American Nationality 1798-1898
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

This Sacred Trust: American Nationality 1798-1898

4.0 of 5 stars 4.00  ·  rating details  ·  2 ratings  ·  0 reviews
Nagel's classic work deals with nineteenth-century America's coming awareness as a nation and its agonizing struggle to turn itself into a model republic. He perceptively explores the growth of American nationalism in its political, social, religious, economic, and literary implications. The resulting book is a vivid portrait of how America viewed itself, what concerned it ...more
Hardcover, 392 pages
Published January 2nd 1971 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published January 1st 1971)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about This Sacred Trust, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about This Sacred Trust

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-5 of 5)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Rico Abrahamsen
Rico Abrahamsen marked it as to-read
Jun 21, 2012
Zulfitra marked it as to-read
Mar 17, 2012
Annie marked it as to-read
Aug 14, 2010
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
John Quincy Adams: A Public Life, a Private Life The Adams Women: Abigail and Louisa Adams, Their Sisters and Daughters Descent from Glory: Four Generations of the John Adams Family The Lees of Virginia: Seven Generations of an American Family One Nation Indivisible: The Union in American Thought, 1776-1861

Share This Book