Hope is Our Deliverance: Aeltester Jakob Aron Rempel - The Tragic Experience of a Mennonite Leader and His Family in Stalin's Russia

By: Rempel, Alexander and Amalie Enns

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-----------large (quarto) softcover, a solid Very Good+ copy, a bit of light wear, b&w photos, 321 pages, contents include: Preface; Introduction; BIOGRAPHY - Childhood and Youth; Early School Days; Student Days in Switzerland; Jakob as Teacher and Professor; Election as Aeltester; Work in the Church; Family Life in Gruenfeld; Ministry to the Mennonite Community at Large; Mennonite World Conference 1925; The Task Resumed; A Change in Direction; Arrest and Exile; The Family in Zentral; Reunion; Escape; Attempt to Escape the Soviet Union; Father and Son; Tashanzo; Einlage; Ak Metcher; Arrest in Khiva; Communication from Jakob; Escalating International Tensions; German Occupation; Christmas of 1944; On the Island of Rugen; Escape to the west; Epilogue; Letters written in exile, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: Hope is Our Deliverance: Aeltester Jakob Aron Rempel - The Tragic Experience of a Mennonite Leader and His Family in Stalin's Russia

Author Name: Rempel, Alexander and Amalie Enns

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Biographies,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Kitchener, Ontario, Kitchener, On: Amalie Enns / Pandora Press, 2005, 1st edition, First Printing: 2005

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 141691

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