The Reformation of American Quakerism, 1748-1783
Jack D. Marietta
376 pages | 6 x 9
Paper 2007 | ISBN 978-0-8122-1989-0 | $24.95 | £16.50
"Exhaustively researched, clearly written, and provocative."–American Historical Review
The Reformation of American Quakerism, 1748-1783 offers a detailed history of the withdrawal of the Society of Friends from mainstream America between 1748 and the end of the American Revolution. Marietta examines the causes, course, and consequences, social and political, of the Quakers’ retreat from prominent positions in civil government.
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