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God's country : Christian Zionism in America

Author: Samuel Goldman
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2018] ©2018
Series: Haney Foundation series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The United States is Israel's closest ally in the world. The fact is undeniable, and undeniably controversial, not least because it so often inspires conspiracy theorizing among those who refuse to believe that the special relationship serves America's strategic interests or places the United States on the right side of Israel's enduring conflict with the Palestinians. Some point to the nefarious influence of a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Goldman
ISBN: 9780812250039 0812250036
OCLC Number: 1000116737
Description: vi, 242 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: All Israel Shall Be Saved : The Calling of the Jews and the Errand into the Wilderness --
On Eagles' Wings : Jewish Restoration and the American Republic --
Gather Yourselves Together : From Restorationism to Zionism --
I Will Not Utterly Destroy the House of Jacob : Liberal Protestantism and the Partition of Palestine --
The God of the Armies of Israel: Zionism and Judeo-Christian Civilization --
I Will Bless Those Who Bless You : Zionism and the Christian Right.
Series Title: Haney Foundation series.
Responsibility: Samuel Goldman.

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God's Country tells the complete story of Christian Zionism in American political and religious thought from the Puritans to 9/11. Combining original research with insights from the work of  Read more...

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