20 Most Asked Questions about the Amish and Mennonites: People's Place Book, Issue 1

Front Cover
Good Books, Nov 1, 2001 - Religion - 96 pages
12 Reviews
    
     Twenty sensitive answers to the most common questions about the Amish and Mennonite peoples from two leading experts on these plain people. Authoritative, sympathetic, and thorough.

     
     Sensitively answers the most common inquiries about Amish and Mennonite peoples. Authoritative, sympathetic, and thorough, 20 Most Asked Questions looks at origins, dress, pacifism, education, weddings, funerals, and food, as well as many other facets of Amish and Mennonite life. This book has sold more than 450,000 copies.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
1
4 stars
3
3 stars
5
2 stars
3
1 star
0

Review: 20 Most Asked Questions about the Amish and Mennonites: People's Place Book No. 1

User Review  - Heather Tomlinson - Goodreads

The advantage of this book is it is simple, short and concise. The disadvantage is that it doesn't give a lot of detail or references. But if you're after a short summary/introduction, I'd recommend it. Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - jnut1 - LibraryThing

Enjoyable quick easy read to learn a little more about Amish and Mennonites. Read full review

Contents

What is the difference between the Amish and the Mennonites?
4
When and how did these people get started?
10
Are they a Christian group or do they represent a different religion?
14
Copyright

21 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2001)

     
     Merle Good is an author, publisher and playwright from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He has written numerous books and articles, including Op-Ed essays for The New York Times and The Washington Post. He and his wife Phyllis oversee a series of projects in publishing and the arts. They are the parents of two adult daughters.

Bibliographic information