Shambaugh, Bertha M. H.
Title Amana: The Community of True Inspiration
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition 1st Edition
Size 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall
Publisher State Historical Society of Iowa 1908
Seller ID 000370
Green tweed boards with gilt titles and decoration. Mild rubbing at extremities. Small spot of soiling to bottom front corner. Top edges gilt. Deckled fore edges with many uncut. Prev. owner's name in front end paper. Unmarked pages are clean and crisp with light toning from age. Binding straight and tight. 414 pages. Seven sepia toned plates with captioned tissue guards depicting documents. Looks at the Amana community from three perspectives: The history of the Community; the life and the social institutions of the Amana; and the religious beliefs and customs of the Inspirationalists.
HISTORY COMMUNE COMMUNITY AMANA IOWA GERMAN GERMANY RELIGION COLONIES PIETISTS History