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The Protestant Crusade 1800-1860 by Ray Allen Billington

The Protestant Crusade 1800-1860: A Study of the Origins of American Nativism by Ray Allen Billington published by Quadrangle Paperbacks (1938) The classic work on the intellectual, if that is the word, origins of the anti-immigrant movement is more than … Continue reading

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Jews and the Civil War Ed. By Jonathan Sarna and Adam Mendelsohn

I Just Finished Reading: Jews and the Civil War: A Reader Edited by Jonathan Sarna and Adam Mendelsohn published by NYU Press (2010) This year marks the 150th Anniversary of the start of the American Civil War. You’ll be seeing … Continue reading

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