The Power of Ideals in American History

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INDEX
Adams, John Quincy, and right of petition, 49.
Acton, Lord, on Lee's surrender, 140.
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, on immigration, 143.
American Revolution, and nationality, 4.
Ames, Fisher, on democracy, 133.
Anti-slavery, and nationality, 15, 21; Iowa Band on, 114.
Barry, William, on American religion, 121.
Beecher, Henry Ward, service of, in Civil War, 116.
Beecher, Lyman, on America's inheritance, 82.
Bogart, "keynote of American history," xi.
Bright, John, and Civil War, 140.
Bryant, William Cullen, on American freedom, 137.
Bryce, James, on American excitability, 75; and democracy, 144-146.
Bushnell, Horace, on the "economic man," xii.
Calhoun, and nullification, 8; on liberty, 9, 14; and Texas, 81.
Canadian rebellion of 1837, and manifest destiny, 74-79.
"Caroline Affair," 76.
Central America, plans of American expansion in, 89.
Civil War, and nationality, 14, 27; and manifest destiny, 91; and religion, 116; and democracy, 139.
Clay, Henry, on American power, 88.
Clergy, leadership of, in civic life, 97, 104, 122; of the West and slavery, 114.
Commons, John Rogers, on America in the forties, 138.
Compromise of 1850, 52.
Cotton mills, and anti-slavery, 47.
Cranch, Christopher, on divine guidance, 123.
Crandall, Miss, girls' school and anti-yslavery, 42.
Cushing, on British encroachment, 78.

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Table of contents

  • Title Page v
  • Contents vii
  • Introduction ix
  • I - Nationality -- a Faith 1
  • I - Nationality -- a Faith 3
  • II - Anti-Slavery -- a Crusade 31
  • II - Anti-Slavery -- a Crusade 33
  • III- Manifest Destiny -- an Emotion 63
  • III- Manifest Destiny -- an Emotion 65
  • IV - Religion -- a Service 95
  • IV - Religion -- a Service 97
  • V - Democracy -- a Vision 125
  • V - Democracy -- a Vision 127
  • Index 153
  • Index 155
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