Empires of God: Religious Encounters in the Early Modern Atlantic
Edited by Linda Gregerson and Susan Juster
344 pages | 6 x 9 | 6 illus.
Cloth 2010 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4289-8 | $59.95 | £39.00
Focusing on the formative period of European exploration, settlement, and conquest in the Americas, from roughly 1500 to 1760, Empires of God brings together literary scholars and historians of the English, French, and Spanish Americas to demonstrate the power of religious ideas and narratives to create kingdoms both imagined and real. Read more . . .