John Wesleys Nova Scotia Businessmen: Hallifax Methodist Merchants, 1815-1855 Allen Barry Robertson

ISBN: 9780820424842

Published: July 18th 2000

Hardcover

177 pages


Description

John Wesleys Nova Scotia Businessmen: Hallifax Methodist Merchants, 1815-1855  by  Allen Barry Robertson

John Wesleys Nova Scotia Businessmen: Hallifax Methodist Merchants, 1815-1855 by Allen Barry Robertson
July 18th 2000 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, RTF | 177 pages | ISBN: 9780820424842 | 3.21 Mb

The depiction of Wesleyan Methodists in nineteenth-century eastern British America as politically passive is seriously challenged in this analysis of Halifaxs merchant community. Wesleyan businessmens leadership wielded influence in education,MoreThe depiction of Wesleyan Methodists in nineteenth-century eastern British America as politically passive is seriously challenged in this analysis of Halifaxs merchant community. Wesleyan businessmens leadership wielded influence in education, economics, and politics. They remolded directives from the parent English Methodist Conference to suit colonial realities.

The result was an attempt to balance evangelicalism and capitalist pursuits. In this study, collective biography reveals the inner workings of that dynamic second and third generation merchant network.



Enter the sum





Related Archive Books



Related Books


Comments

Comments for "John Wesleys Nova Scotia Businessmen: Hallifax Methodist Merchants, 1815-1855":


kawasaki-team.eu

©2009-2015 | DMCA | Contact us