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God's Fields: Landscape, Religion, and Race in Moravian Wachovia

God's Fields: Landscape, Religion, and Race in Moravian Wachovia

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2013
ISBN
0813049563
ISBN13
9780813049564
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"Provides a fascinating and nuanced study of the transformations in religious and social ideals among Moravians as they worked to implement their aspirations in the harsh realities of a North Carolina landscape shaped by racism. Ferguson reveals the intersecting dynamics of religious aspirations, s ...more

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Leland Ferguson is Distinguished Professor Emeritus of anthropology at the University of South Carolina. He is the author of Uncommon Ground: Archaeology and Colonial African America, 1650–1800, a recipient of the Southern Anthropological Society’s James Mooney Award....more