Sworn on the Altar of God: A Religious Biography of Thomas Jefferson

By: Gaustad, Edwin S.

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Ink stamp to front flyleaf. 1996 Trade Paperback. xiv, 246 pp. This acclaimed biography explores the religious life of Thomas Jefferson and the contribution his strident commitment to religious liberty made to the formation of the nation. Renowned historian Edwin Gaustad chronicles Jefferson's intellectual growth, paying particular attention both to Jefferson's private struggle to come to grips with his own faith and to his public role as champion of religious liberty. This volume is must reading for anyone interested in the religious life of one of America's most significant figures.Keywords: EDWIN GAUSTAD SWORN ON ALTAR OF GOD RELIGIOUS BIOGRAPHY OF THOMAS JEFFERSON AMERICAN PRESIDENTS AMERICAN HISTORY

Title: Sworn on the Altar of God: A Religious Biography of Thomas Jefferson

Author: Gaustad, Edwin S.

Categories: American, Christian, American Presidents,

Publisher: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company: 1996

ISBN Number: 0802801560

ISBN Number 13: 9780802801562

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2201943