Book recommendation

On American Intellectual History

Martin Jay, Songs of Experience: Modern American and European Variations on a Universal Theme
Louis Menand, The Metaphysical Club
Elizabeth Fox-Genovese and Eugene Genovese, The Mind of the Master Class
Catherine Tumber, American Feminism and the Birth of New Age Spirituality: Searching for the Higher Self 1875-1915
George Cotkin, Existential America
David Hollinger and Charles Capper, eds., The American Intellectual Tradition, 4th edition, two volumes. (Vol. I 1630-1865; Vol. II 1865-2000)
Joyce Appleby, Liberalism and Republicanism in the Historical Imagination
Isaiah Berlin, Liberty
Kathleen Donohue, Freedom from Want: American Liberalism and the Idea of the Consumer
Louis Hartz, The Liberal Tradition in America
Wilfred McClay, The Masterless
George Packer, Blood of the Liberals
Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., The Vital Center
Lionel Trilling, The Moral Obligation to be Intelligent

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