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Our Daily Bread

Our Daily Bread

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by Teva J Scheer
     
 
Have you ever wondered what life was like for your German ancestors? Have you ever tried to find a book on everyday village life? If so, you've probably already figured out that there aren't any books out there on the topic! But now, you can learn all about German village life in a book that is filled with information, but fun to read.

"Our Daily Bread" uses a

Overview

Have you ever wondered what life was like for your German ancestors? Have you ever tried to find a book on everyday village life? If so, you've probably already figured out that there aren't any books out there on the topic! But now, you can learn all about German village life in a book that is filled with information, but fun to read.

"Our Daily Bread" uses a fictitious family, the Mann's, to explain the major historical events and the everyday customs in German villages between the years 1500 and 1850. Read chapters on wars, religion, community structure, courtship and marriage, inheritance, family life, and emigration.

Recommended for anyone who is curious about who their German ancestors really were, or anyone who would simply like to know more about German history and culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781453721698
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
09/28/2010
Pages:
232
Sales rank:
267,365
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.49(d)

Meet the Author

Teva Scheer earned a Ph.D. from the University of Colorado in 2000. Our Daily Bread is her second book of historical non-fiction. The first, Governor Lady, is the biography of the first woman elected a state governor. Governor Lady was nominated for best biography in 2001 by the Colorado Book Awards (Colorado Endowment for the Humanities).

Teva and her husband live outside Victoria, British Columbia, where she writes, teaches, and gardens.

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