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The Quakers

Author: Hugh Barbour; J William Frost
Publisher: New York : Greenwood Press, 1988.
Series: Denominations in America, no. 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A survey of the Quaker movement from 1650 to 1987 for those seeking to understand the origins and evolution of the Society of Friends. Part Two provides biographies of those people whose lives and actions particularly shaped American Quakerism.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Barbour, Hugh.
Quakers.
New York : Greenwood Press, 1988
(OCoLC)631869735
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hugh Barbour; J William Frost
ISBN: 0313228167 9780313228162
OCLC Number: 17807490
Description: xiv, 407 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. The Quakers: a history of Friends in America --
pt. 2. A biographical dictionary of former Quaker leaders in America.
Series Title: Denominations in America, no. 3.
Responsibility: Hugh Barbour and J. William Frost.

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A survey of the Quaker movement from 1650 to 1987 for those seeking to understand the origins and evolution of the Society of Friends. Part Two provides biographies of those people whose lives and actions particularly shaped American Quakerism.

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"This volume is part of a series designed to provide readers with scholarly and current histories of major American denominations set within the broad context of social and cultural history. Frost Read more...

 
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