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Author Johnson, Paul E., 1942-

Title The Kingdom of Matthias / Paul E. Johnson and Sean Wilentz
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1994
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 222 pages) : illustrations, maps
Summary This book brings to life the spiritual and sexual tensions of mid-19th-century America through the sensational and unforgettable story of the cult of Matthias
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Matthews, Robert, 1788-
Truth, Sojourner, 1799-1883.
Kingdom of Matthias (Cult) -- Biography.
Kingdom of Matthias (Cult) -- History.
Cults -- New York (State) -- History -- 19th century.
Impostors and imposture -- New York (State) -- History -- 19th century.
Sex customs -- New York (State) -- History -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
Author Wilentz, Sean.
ISBN 9780199854134 ebook