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This ground-breaking study reveals an unorganized and previously unacknowledged religion at the heart of American culture. Nature, Albanese argues, has provided a compelling religious center throughout American history.
Title: Nature Religion in America from the Algonkian Indians to the New Age
Edition: (1st edition)
Publisher: "Chicago, IL", 1990
ISBN Number: 0226011453
ISBN Number 13: 9780226011455
Book Condition: FINE/ Very Good dj
lb: 2.10 lb
Seller ID: 1NH06
Description: "As new but unclipped dust jacket has @3/4"" rip on bottom hinge of flap. ""reveals an unorganized and previously unacknowledged religion at the heart of American culture…argues persuasively for a classic American double vision of nature notably articulated by Emerson and Thoreau. On the one hand nature was real, and Americans should live in harmony with it; on the other, nature was illusory, and they should master it with the power of mind..."" 267 indexed, annotated pages with descriptive ""Further Reading"" list."
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