Heavens on earth; utopian communities in America, 1680-1880.

2d ed. [rev.].. New York, Dover Publications [1966] .

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Subjects Collective settlements -- United States.
Collective settlements.
Communautés -- États-Unis.
United States.
Utopias -- United States.
Description 246 pages illustrations, map, portraits 22 cm
Copyright Date [1966]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-239) and index.
Summary Utopian communities in American from 1680 to 1880, including the Shakers, New Harmony, Brook Farm, the Fourieristic phalanxes, and the Oneida communities, with accounts of the constitutions, revelations, beliefs, tenets, customs dictated by religious beliefs or social principle, and more.
Contents The immigrants arrive -- Mother Ann and the Universal Friend -- Shaker societies -- Revolutions, revivals, and a dream -- Rappites and Zoarites -- New Harmony -- Excitements and institutions -- Fourier and Fourierism -- Racial and religious communism -- Oneida -- Icaria -- Utopia in decline -- Was it worth while? -- Epilogue: The idea persists.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)266074
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Holloway, Mark, 1917-2004.
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