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American Christianities

by Garry Wills

Hardcover, 626 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $29.95 |

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Likening present-day struggles with Christianity in America to a battle between reason and emotion, a historical examination of what led to modern religious tensions addresses such topics as the Enlightenment era of the eighteenth century, the separation of church and state, and the free-market environment that has enabled religion to flourish. 120,000 first printing.

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