Southern Cross: The Beginnings of the Bible Belt.

By: Heyrman, Christine Leigh.

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Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 23.5 x 16 cm.; xi - 336 - [4] pp. Beige paper over boards with brick red cloth and gilt lettering on spine, blind stamped device of squares on front and spine. Heyrman documents the rise of evangelical Protestantism and how it assimilated and was assimilated by the Southern Baptists and Methodists giving rise to the Bible Belt as it is known today. With an appendix on church memberships, 57 pages of notes including bibliographical references and a 12 page index. Both book and jacket show only a whisper of shelf wear, otherwise it appears to have never been used.

Title: Southern Cross: The Beginnings of the Bible Belt.

Author Name: Heyrman, Christine Leigh.

Categories: Religion / Inspiration,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York., Alfred A. Knopf.: 1997

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 22900

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