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The Resource Amish people : plain living in a complex world, by Carolyn Meyer ; photos. by Michael Ramsey, Gerald Dodds, and Carolyn Meyer

Amish people : plain living in a complex world, by Carolyn Meyer ; photos. by Michael Ramsey, Gerald Dodds, and Carolyn Meyer

Label
Amish people : plain living in a complex world
Title
Amish people
Title remainder
plain living in a complex world
Statement of responsibility
by Carolyn Meyer ; photos. by Michael Ramsey, Gerald Dodds, and Carolyn Meyer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the way of life of an Amish family in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, including their work, beliefs, and customs
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
974.8/15
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BX8129.A6
LC item number
M45 1976
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Amish people : plain living in a complex world, by Carolyn Meyer ; photos. by Michael Ramsey, Gerald Dodds, and Carolyn Meyer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Margaret K. McElderry book."
Contents
Family: Samuel Beiler and his kin -- Symbols: Separation from an evil world -- History: Sixteenth century Europe to twentieth century America -- Belief: Sunday preaching, daily living -- Work: Close to the land, close to God -- Customs: Courtship, marriage, life, death
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
138 p.
Isbn
9780689500411
Lccn
75028272
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1356). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Children's books in English. Item is in box 52.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Blue cloth, blind stamped, over boards. Spine stamped in white; brown endpapers.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01622311
  • ucoclc1622311
Label
Amish people : plain living in a complex world, by Carolyn Meyer ; photos. by Michael Ramsey, Gerald Dodds, and Carolyn Meyer
Publication
Note
"A Margaret K. McElderry book."
Contents
Family: Samuel Beiler and his kin -- Symbols: Separation from an evil world -- History: Sixteenth century Europe to twentieth century America -- Belief: Sunday preaching, daily living -- Work: Close to the land, close to God -- Customs: Courtship, marriage, life, death
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
138 p.
Isbn
9780689500411
Lccn
75028272
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1356). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Children's books in English. Item is in box 52.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Blue cloth, blind stamped, over boards. Spine stamped in white; brown endpapers.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01622311
  • ucoclc1622311

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