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The subversive family

an alternative history of love and marriage

by Ferdinand Mount

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Free Press, Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Family -- History,
  • Love -- History,
  • Marriage -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementFerdinand Mount.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ503 .M68 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 282 p. ;
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1726676M
    ISBN 100029219922
    LC Control Number92030779

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Ferdinand Mount’s thesis is that we have been living through a period of. Jesse Moss directs The Family and has based his work primarily on Jeff Sharlet’s book The Family: The Secret Fundamentalism at the Heart of American Power. Like the book, the documentary attempts to uncover the inner-workings of an evangelical Christian ministry in Washington, D.C.

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