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A tolerable anarchy : rebels, reactionaries, and the making of American freedom / Jedediah Purdy.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 320.973 PUR (Text) 39391006105017 Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781400044474 :
  • ISBN: 1400044472 :
  • Physical Description: 294 pages ; 20 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [275]-283) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The sensation of freedom -- Declarations of independence -- The search for civic dignity -- War and its equivalents -- Is freedom empty? Citizenship, sodomy, and the meaning of life-- American utopias -- The economics of 1776, and today -- The value of freedom -- Fragments of a free economy.
Citation/References Note:
Bklst 02/01/2009
LJ 11/01/2008
PW 12/22/2008
Kirkus 12/15/2008
Subject: Liberty > Political aspects > United States > History.
Liberty > Social aspects > United States > History.
Liberty > Philosophy.
National characteristics, American.
United States > Politics and government.

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