A homeland for strangers

an introduction to Mennonites in Poland and Prussia by Peter James Klassen

Publisher: Center for Mennonite Brethren Studies in Fresno, Calif

Written in English
Published: Pages: 95 Downloads: 236
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Places:

  • Poland,
  • Prussia (Germany),
  • Poland.,
  • Germany,
  • Prussia.

Subjects:

  • Mennonites -- Poland.,
  • Mennonites -- Germany -- Prussia.,
  • Poland -- Church history.,
  • Prussia (Germany) -- Church history.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-95).

StatementPeter J. Klassen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX8119.P6 K57 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p. :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1172328M
ISBN 10187794100X
LC Control Number94155599

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