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Backwoods utopias

Arthur Eugene Bestor

Backwoods utopias

the sectarian and Owenite phases of communitarian socialism in America, 1663-1829.

by Arthur Eugene Bestor

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Collective settlements,
  • Communism -- United States

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 288 p. ;
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21603036M

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