Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 February 2019

288 Pages | 12 halftones


ISBN: 9780190882587

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Household Gods: The Religious Lives of the Adams Family

Sara Georgini

  • Explores the religious lives of early America's most famous first family
  • Multigenerational saga of how faith shapes presidential thought and American culture
  • Draws from extensive archival sources in recounting 300-years of Adams family history
  • Examines the role religion held as the Adames navigated pivotal moments in American history, from the Revolution to the anti-slavery movement