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Visits with the Amish

Linda Egenes

Visits with the Amish

impressions of the plain life

by Linda Egenes

  • 352 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by University of Iowa Press in Iowa City .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Amish -- Iowa -- Kalona,
  • Kalona (Iowa) -- Religious life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Linda Egenes ; with woodcuts by Mary Azarian.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX8129.A6 E34 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22665760M
    ISBN 10158729785X
    ISBN 109781587297854
    LC Control Number2008045827
    OCLC/WorldCa268547431

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