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What Hath God Wrought: Religion in the Transformation of America, 1815-1848

Story imageA lecture by Daniel Walker Howe, Oxford University and UCLA.

Location: Lewis Library 120

Date/Time: 04/01/09 at 4:30 pm - 04/01/09 at 6:00 pm

Daniel Walker Howe is Rhodes Professor of American History Emeritus at Oxford University and Professor Emeritus of History at the University of California, Los Angeles.  His recent book, What Hath God Wrought: The Transformation of America, 1815 – 1848, published by Oxford University Press, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for 2008, the annual American History Prize of the New-York Historical Society, and the annual Prize of the Society for Historians of the Early American Republic.  He attended Harvard (A.B. magna cum laude), Oxford (M.A.), and the University of California at Berkeley (Ph.D.).  Other books include The Unitarian Conscience: Harvard Moral Philosophy, 1805-1861 (Harvard University Press), The Political Culture of the American Whigs (University of Chicago Press), Victorian America (University of Pennsylvania Press), and Making the American Self (Harvard; about to be reprinted in paperback by Oxford)

Category: Public Lectures

Department: Princeton Lectures in Religion and History