Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Rebuilding Zion by Daniel W. Stowell

During the American Civil War and its aftermath, Southern evangelicals remained convinced that their cause was both Christian and just. This position became more entrenched as Northern evangelicals entered the South after the war, aiming to save freedmen. Author Daniel Stowell plots the conflict that resulted from these competing visions of the religious reconstruction of the South. By demonstrating how the Southern vision eventually came to predominate, he shows how the Southern Churches became one of the principal bulwarks in the creation of the myth of the "Lost Cause," Southern honour, and curious moral righteousness of the South's treatment of both slave and freedman.

Buy Rebuilding Zion by Daniel W. Stowell from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780195101942
ISBN-10: 0195101944
Format: Hardback
(242mm x 164mm x 23mm)
Pages: 288
Imprint: Oxford University Press Inc
Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
Publish Date: 1-Jan-1998
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - Rebuilding Zion by Daniel W. Stowell

Book Reviews - Rebuilding Zion by Daniel W. Stowell

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Rebuilding Zion book by Daniel W. Stowell and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Daniel W. Stowell

Daniel Stowell is Assistant Editor of the Lincoln Legal Papers at the Illinois Historic Preservation Society.

Books By Daniel W. Stowell

In Tender Consideration by Daniel W. Stowell
Paperback, February 2006
$37.79
Rebuilding Zion by Daniel W. Stowell
Paperback, August 2001
$70.16