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Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-246) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
"The friend of my bosom": a Philadelphian love story "A settled portion of my happiness": friendship, sentiment, and eighteenth-century manhood "The best blessing we know": male love and spiritual communion in early America "A band of brothers": fraternal love in the Continental Army "The overflowing of friendship": friends, brothers, and citizens in a republic of sympathy.