Winthrop's Boston; portrait of a puritan town, 1630-1649

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Rutman, Darrett Bruce.
Corporate Author: Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, Va.)
Format: eBook
Published: Chapel Hill, Published for the Institute of Early American History and Culture at Williamsburg, Va., by the University of North Carolina Press [1965]
Series:Book collections on Project MUSE.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • List of maps and illustrations
  • 1. "A citty upon a hill"
  • 2. Shawmut
  • 3. The emergence of town government
  • 4. "Places for husbandry"
  • 5. Toward a New Jerusalem
  • 6. Diversity and division
  • 7. "Boston in New England"
  • 8. The well ordering of the town
  • 9. The city by the water
  • 10. Epilogue
  • Appendices
  • 1. The intention to settle a single community
  • 2. Were the emigrants of 1630 "non-separating Congregationalists"?
  • Note on sources and methods.