Edited By David Turley.
Helm-1998. 3 volumes, over 1500pp
With frontispiece map of New England by Cotton Mather & 18 other illustrations.
185 document selections give a comprehensive overview of American Religion from the first colonists of 1613 to Jerry Falwell & the Moral Majority.
Volume 1 has 60 documents focusing on the New England Puritans, Covenants, Church Discipline, Native Americans, Edwards, The Great Awakening.
Volume 2 has 50 documents covering Rationalism, 2nd Great Awakening, Civil War, Abolitionism.
Volume 3 has 75 documents on immigrant Catholicism, Judaism, Political Action, Black Churches, Malcolm X, Eastern Religions, Cults, Radical & Conservative Christianity.
This Anthology is simply an outstanding resource. No other collection gives such depth & scope as this set. An indispensable tool that all should have in their library.