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Modern American communes : a dictionary

Author: Robert P Sutton
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Communes and utopian communities are groups of men and women who share a central or common belief and choose to live together away from mainstream society; many of the individuals in these communes aspire to perfection.
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Genre/Form: Directories
History
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert P Sutton
ISBN: 0313321817 9780313321818
OCLC Number: 56894538
Description: xxv, 209 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction The Dictionary Appendix Selected Readings Index
Responsibility: Robert P. Sutton.
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Contains histories of 20th-century communes and utopias in the United States and biographies of those individuals involved with them.  Read more...

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"Sutton covers religious and secular communities, including Amity Colony, Farm Eco-Village, Holy City, the Branch Davidians, Shaker Communities, and The Farm. Each entry includes a list of print and Read more...

 
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