Who are the Amish?
This is a completely revised & stunningly re-designed NEW EDITION of a bestselling classic. Lots of new photos are included. Many new portions of text have been added. Printed in full color on heavy quality paper. Subjects covered include barnraisings, Amish schools, energy use, farm life, artistry, dilemmas & problems, history, transportation, peace, mutual aid, tensions with society, leaders, misconceptions, role of children, courtship & weddings, failure, & the harvest.
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Tradition and History
Interaction with the Larger World
Struggles and Problems
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