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A comprehensive, thoroughly researched history of American theology of the parameters indicated. Cogent presentation of arguments, developmental theology and the interlacing of... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Dr. K. Keith Megilligan
Is it just me, or is it a little hot in here? "Magisterial, dazzling, sweeping, masterwork?" To avoid the extremes of a slavering Sméagol, lisping "Precious, my precious! Read morePublished on June 19, 2012 by Mitchell S. Gould
Detailed and rich information in this book on Puritan thinkers, Universalists, and much more. This is important history on the foundation of American Christian faith. Read morePublished on October 22, 2010 by ajkiser
This is among the best scholarly works I've encountered in the course of a long academic career. It is both meticulously researched and beautifully written and it has quickly... Read morePublished on November 13, 2007 by Alabama Historian
Theology in America is a fascinating read. Dr. Holifield illustrates the fragmentation and diverse thought of theology in antebellum America from its colonial beginnings until... Read morePublished on August 16, 2005 by Garry W. Fulton
E. Brooks Holifield at Emory University pays his Yale mentor, the late Sydney E. Ahlstrom, the supreme compliment of writing a book that takes American religious history studies... Read morePublished on July 19, 2005 by Larry T. McGehee
Dr. Holifield has written a masterwork of theological history. His attention to detail and his knowledge of the subject are truly stunning. Read morePublished on March 4, 2004
This is a masterful work--truly destined to be a classic. But readers should understand that this is not a book of "pop religion"; it's a meticulously researched academic book,... Read morePublished on February 7, 2004