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Author Stevick, Pauline, 1938-

Title Beyond the plain and simple : a patchwork of Amish lives / Pauline Stevick ; illustrations by Freiman Stoltzfus
Published Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 159 pages)
Contents Amish family values -- Three long hours of sitting still -- Countercultural ideals -- An Amish intellectual -- A wedding and a wedding tale -- 100 quilts, 200 pies, and lots of other stuff -- Amos speaks his mind -- A patchwork of Amish women -- Do chickens come home to roost? -- When death comes -- On the move -- On punishment and prodigals -- Samuel's story -- Plain people's paradise? -- Old folks at home -- In unison or harmony?
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Stevick, Pauline, 1938- -- Travel -- United States.
Amish -- United States -- Biography -- Anecdotes.
Amish -- United States -- Social life and customs -- Anecdotes.
Community life -- United States -- Anecdotes.
Country life -- United States -- Anecdotes.
United States -- Biography -- Anecdotes.
United States -- Description and travel.
United States -- Social life and customs -- Anecdotes.
Genre/Form Anecdotes.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 163101062X (electronic bk.)
1631010638 (electronic bk.)
9781631010620 (electronic bk.)
9781631010637 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)