English and Catholic: The Lords Baltimore in the


    English and Catholic: The Lords Baltimore in the colonial enterprises that eventually led to MarylandThe experiences of Calvert and his heirs foster our understanding of politics and faith in Jacobean England They also point to one of the earliest codifications of religious liberty in America, for in founding Maryland, Calvert and his son Cecil envisioned a prosperous society based on freedom of conscience In English and Catholic, John D Krugler traces the development of the Maryland Designe, the novel solution the Calverts devised to resolve the conflict of loyalty they faced as English Catholics In doing so, Krugler places the founding and early history of Maryland in the context of pervasive anxieties in England over identity, allegiance, and conscienceExplaining the evolution of the Calvert vision, Krugler ties together three main aspects of George Calvert s career his nationalism and enthusiasm for English imperialism his aim to find fortune and fame and his deepening sense of himself as a Catholic Skillfully told here, the story of the Calverts bold experiment in advancing freedom of conscience is also the story of the roots of American liberty."/>
  • Hardcover
  • 336
  • English and Catholic: The Lords Baltimore in the Seventeenth Century
  • John D. Krugler
  • English
  • 11 June 2017
  • 0801879639

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