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C.F. Martin and his guitars 1796-1873

Philip F. Gura (author)

C.F. Martin and his guitars 1796-1873

Title
C.F. Martin and his guitars 1796-1873
Author
Philip F. Gura
Language
English
Publisher
Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina, 2003
XIX, 250 p., [80] p. pl.
ISBN
0-8078-2801-7
Placing suggestion
786.31 (SISO)

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About Philip F. Gura

Philip F. Gura (born June 14, 1950) is an intellectual and cultural historian. He currently serves as William S. Newman Distinguished Professor of American Literature and Culture at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he holds appointments in the Departments of English and Comparative Literature, Religious Studies, and American Studies.

Gura was born in Ware, Massachusetts. A graduate of Phillips Academy (1968), he received his AB, magna cum laude, in History and Literature in 1972 from Harvard College, and his PhD, in the History of American Civilization in 1977, from Harvard University, where he lived in Lowell House.

He is the author or editor of 14 books, including The Wisdom of Words: Language, Theology, and Literature in the New England Renaissance (1981), A Glimpse of Sion's Glory: Puritan Radicalism in New England, 1620–1660 (1984), the prize-winning America's Instrument: The Banjo…Read more on Wikipedia