By Mary Babson Fuhrer
Blending relatives documents and a wealthy trove of group documents, Fuhrer examines the "age of revolutions" throughout the lens of a rural group that used to be swept into the networks of an increasing and urbanizing New England zone. This finely precise background lends new intensity to our realizing of a key transformative second in American history.
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