City on a hill : : a history of American exceptionalism

Title City on a hill : : a history of American exceptionalism
Names Van Engen, Abram C.
Book Number DB103957
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation The author explores the origins of the titular phrase "city on a hill" from a 1630 sermon by Governor John Winthrop. He traces the impact of this speech and its interpretations across American history and discusses its role in the shaping of national narratives about America's beginnings. 2020.
Narrator Ashby, Mark.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Audience Notes Male narrator.
LC Subject Christianity and politics - United States - History
Exceptionalism - United States - History
Nonfiction
Talking books
Call Number 973 ANF
Language English
Released 2021
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled, Library of Congress, 2021 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2020] 9780300252316
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