Landscape, Religion, and Race in Moravian Wachovia
|Series title:||Cultural Heritage Studies|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||University Press of Florida|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $24.95|
| Book Description: |
"Provides a fascinating and nuanced study of the transformations in religious and social ideals among Moravians as they worked to implement their aspirations in the harsh realities of a North Carolina landscape shaped by racism. Ferguson reveals the intersecting dynamics of religious aspirations, sectarian prejudices, conflicting designs across cultural landscapes, paradoxical divergences of religious ideals and social realities, and the life stories of African Americans...