The Old German Baptist Brethren: Faith, Farming, and Change in the Virginia Blue Ridge

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The Old German Baptist Brethren: Faith, Farming, and Change in the Virginia Blue Ridge - Thompson, Charles D, Jr.

Since arriving nearly 250 years ago in Franklin County, Virginia, German Baptists have maintained their faith and farms by relying on their tightly knit community for spiritual and economic support. Today, with their land and livelihoods threatened by the encroachment of neighboring communities, the construction of a new highway, and competition ... Read More

The Old German Baptist Brethren: Faith, Farming, and Change in the Virginia Blue Ridge 2006, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252031038

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