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Author Lehman, James O.

Title Mennonites, Amish, and the American Civil War / James O. Lehman and Steven M. Nolt
Published Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, [2007]
©2007
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 353 pages) : illustrations
Series Young Center books in Anabaptist & Pietist studies
Young Center books in Anabaptist & Pietist studies.
Contents Introduction : religion, religious minorities, and the American Civil War -- Politics and peoplehood in a restless republic -- Our country is at war -- Conscription, combat, and Virginia's "war of self-defense," 1861-1862 -- Negotiation and notoriety in Pennsylvania, 1862 -- Patterns of peace and patriotism in the Midwest -- The fighting comes north, 1862-1863 -- Thaddeus Stevens and Pennsylvania Mennonite politics -- Did Jesus Christ teach men war? -- Resistance and revenge in Virginia, 1863-1864 -- Burning the Shenandoah Valley -- Reconstructed nation, reconstructed peoplehood
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-340) and index
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Subject Amish -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Amish -- United States -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Anabaptists -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Mennonites -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Mennonites -- United States -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
War -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- 19th century.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Religious aspects.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.
Form Electronic book
Author Nolt, Steven M., 1968-
ISBN 1421403900
9781421403908
(hardcover ; alk. paper)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)