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Wandering souls : Protestant migrations in America, 1630-1865 / S. Scott Rohrer.

Author/creator Rohrer, S. Scott, 1957-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoChapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2010.
Descriptionx, 312 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Supplemental Content Contributor biographical information
Supplemental Content Publisher description
Contents Part I. Migration in America -- Introduction: An overview of Protestant migrations, 1630-1865 -- The first frontier : Thomas Hooker and the New England Puritans -- Part II. The Protestant sojourner -- Migration and the new birth : Devereux Jarratt and the Anglicans of Virginia -- Ethnicity and mobility : Scotch-Irish Presbyterians in eighteenth-century America -- Land and family : the pietist migration to North Carolina in the late Colonial Period -- Reform and the missionary drive : Methodists in the Ohio Country -- Part III. Journeys of the pure -- The dissenters : Baptists and Congregationalists in a separatist world -- God's chosen sojourners : the inspirationists of Amana, Iowa -- An American exodus : Mormons and the westward trek.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2009033896
ISBN9780807833728 (cloth : alk. paper)

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