A People Highly Favoured of God; The Nova Scotia Yankees and the American Revolution

By: Stewart, Gordon T

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DJ shows some shelf wear, sun-faded on spine. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 219 pages; Some years before the American Revolution, the Governor of Nova Scotia encouraged New England Yankees to move to Nova Scotia resulting the immigration of about 12,000 to that Eastern province. When the Revolution happened these immigrants did not rise in concert with those south of the border. The author proposes that this might have been due to a religious revival inspired by Henry Alline known as the Great Awakening, that this revival changed their social awareness.

Title: A People Highly Favoured of God; The Nova Scotia Yankees and the American Revolution

Author Name: Stewart, Gordon T

Categories: Religion, Canada, USA, Nova Scotia,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan of Canada: 1972

ISBN Number: 0770508669

ISBN Number 13: 9780770508661

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 17989

Keywords: Nova Scotia Henry Alline American Revolution Religious revival