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Author Name    Epp, Frank H.

Title   MENNONITES IN CANADA, 1920-1940: A PEOPLE'S STRUGGLE FOR SURVIVAL.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Toronto Macmillan of Canada 1982

ISBN Number    0771597088 / 9780771597084

Seller ID   28373

640 pp, 9 1/4" H. B&w photographs, tables. "(1920-1940) was a critical period when the Mennonites' survival in Canada was under a variety of external threats. It was also an age in which Mennonite history was marked by fragmentation even in their own communities. During this twenty-year timespan the battle for separate schooling led to a significant emigration of Canadian Mennonites to Latin America, while another struggle was waged with our immigration authorities to allow the entry of Russian Mennonites into Canada. The book also covers the impact of the Depression on the Mennonites and their efforts to preserve their culture and racial identity. The book ends with the response of the Mennonites to the outbreak of the Second World War." Dust jacket has light edge wear/wrinkling - mainly at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, very light rubbing/soiling.

Mennonites,  Agriculture,  Alberta,  Settlements,  American  Mennonites,  Amish,  Anabaptists,  J.T.M.  Anderson,  Automobiles,  Baptism,  British  Columbia,  Bruderthaler,  Oscar  Burkholder,  Canadian  Immigration,  Colonization,  Canadian  National  Railways,  Canadian  Pacific  Railway,  Chortizer,  Coaldale  Experiement,  S.F.  Coffman,  Communism,  Congregational  Families,  Culture,  J.S.  Dennis,  Education,  H.H.  Ewert,  Families,  A.A.  Friesen,  Funadmentalism,  German  Language,  Germany,  Great  War,  B.B.  Janz,  Jacob  H.  Janzen,  Jews,  Kanadier,  Local  Congregations,  Manitoba,  Bergthaler,  Mennonite  Brethren  In  Christ,  Central  Committee,  Mexico,  Migrations,  Orie  O.  Miller,  Modernism,  Mutual  Aid  Organizations,  Netherlands,  Old  Mennonites,  Old  Order,  Paraguay,  Public  Schools,  Opinion,  Reinlaender,  Relief  Work,  Religious  Beliefs,  Russian,  Saskatchewan,  Sommerfelder,  Soviet  Union,  Swiss,  David  Toews,  Benjamin  H.  Unruh,  Urbanization,  Women,  Young  People. 

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