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Published: 02 April 2018

280 Pages | 10

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190868079

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John Woolman and the Government of Christ

A Colonial Quaker's Vision for the British Atlantic World

Jon R. Kershner

  • Argues that Woolman demonstrated a version of early Quaker apocalypticism
  • Explores Woolman's vision of a colonial society and rejection of slavery, imperialism, and the trans-Atlantic economy
  • Fundamentally reinterprets 18th century Quakerism