NOLL, M. A.,
America's God. From Jonathan Edwards to Abraham Lincoln.
Oxford University Press, 2002. 636p. Hardback. ... an authoritative, compelling case for the historical mingling of secular discourses about freedom, choice, and human agency with religious language about sin, salvation, and virtue ... the precision and depth of the argumentation frequently inspire mental applause. The Journal of American History 29/10/2004 (Publisher's information).