A History of Quaker Government in Pennsylvania; Volume 2
This comprehensive study of Quaker government in colonial Pennsylvania provides readers with a fascinating glimpse into the workings of one of the most unique and successful experiments in democracy in American history. The author traces the history of the Quaker community in Pennsylvania, from its early settlement to the establishment of its distinctive system of government, which emphasized consensus-building and nonviolent conflict resolution. With insightful analysis and engaging prose, this book sheds light on the enduring legacy of this remarkable community.
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- Publisher: Legare Street Press
- Publish Date: Jul 18th, 2023
- Pages: 358
- Language: English
- Dimensions: 9.21in - 6.14in - 0.81in - 1.49lb
- EAN: 9781020758591
- Categories: • United States - State & Local - Middle Atlantic (DC, DE, MD,