A History of The Amish

A History of The Amish

by Steven M. Nolt
     
 

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Authoritative, thorough, and approachable, this book brings together, for the first time in one volume, the history of the Amish, one of America's most intriguing people. Written by one of the foremost scholars in the field.

The Amish, one of America's most intriguing peoples, have survived for 300 years! While much has been written on the Amish recently,

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Authoritative, thorough, and approachable, this book brings together, for the first time in one volume, the history of the Amish, one of America's most intriguing people. Written by one of the foremost scholars in the field.

The Amish, one of America's most intriguing peoples, have survived for 300 years! While much has been written on the Amish recently, little has appeared about their history. This book brings together for the first time in one volume a thorough history of the Amish people. From their beginnings in Europe through their settlement in North America, the Amish have struggled to maintain their beliefs and traditions in often hostile settings. Authoritative, thorough, and interestingly written, A History of the Amish presents the deep and rich heritage of the Amish people. Includes a substantial bibliography for further reading and study. Dozens of illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781561483938
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date:
04/15/2004
Series:
Books about Amish and Mennonite Life Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
379
Sales rank:
739,502
Product dimensions:
6.42(w) x 8.44(h) x 0.95(d)

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