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Mr. Lincoln's chair : the Shakers and their quest for peace / by Anita Sanchez ; illustrations by Joan Jobson.

Author/Creator:
Sanchez, Anita, 1956-
Publication:
Granville, Ohio : McDonald & Woodward Pub., c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
v, 196 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Shakers -- United States -- History.
Shakers -- United States -- Politics and government.
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Shakers.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Relations with Shakers.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Religious aspects -- Shakers.
Shakers -- United States -- Social life and customs.
Contents:
A place where it is always Sunday
The slaughter pen of the nation
Sweet Shaker life
This blessed fire
Millennial laws
Laboring for the Lord
Love made visible
Arise, O my children
A fire bell in the night
Sitting on a volcano
"Open wide!"
Cease to do evil
Seasoned with grace
Mr. Lincoln's chair
The great crime
The valley of love and delight.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Jobson, Joan.
ISBN:
9780939923946 (alk. paper)
0939923947 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
310171794
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