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Judging Jehovah's Witnesses : religious persecution and the dawn of the rights revolution

Author: Shawn Francis Peters
Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©2000.
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While millions of Americans fought the Nazis, liberty was under attack at home with the persecution of Jehovah's Witnesses who were intimidated and even imprisoned for refusing to salute the flag or  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Peters, Shawn Francis, 1966-
Judging Jehovah's Witnesses.
Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©2000
(DLC) 99048616
(OCoLC)42475751
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shawn Francis Peters
OCLC Number: 680285480
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 342 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction: A Turning Point for Religious Liberty --
Jehovah is My God and the Bible Is My Creed --
Felix's Fall-of-France Opinion --
They're Traitors--the Supreme Court Says So --
A Shocking Episode of Intolerance in American Life --
Religious Persecutions Under the Guise of Law --
Starvation into Patriotism --
Boundless Courage and Unending Perseverance --
Fighting Words --
Blot Removed --
A Question of Personal Liberty --
We Will Obey God First, Last, and All the Time.
Responsibility: Shawn Francis Peters.

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"Peters successfully uses the Witnesses' simple but eloquent voices to tell a remarkable story that lays bare the extremes of cowardice and courage so often found in nations engrossed by war." - Read more...

 
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