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A stronger kinship : one town's extraordinary story of hope and faith

Author: Anna-Lisa Cox
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Starting in the 1860s, the people of Covert, Michigan, broke laws and barriers to attempt what then seemed impossible: to love one's neighbor as oneself. This is the inspiring, true story of an  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anna-Lisa Cox
ISBN: 0803260180 9780803260184
OCLC Number: 85484951
Notes: Originally published: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2006.
Description: xiv, 272 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The bleeding heartland --
The journey: 1860-1866 --
Rights: 1866-1869 --
Citizenship, 1870-1875 --
Equality, 1875-1880 --
Independence: 1880-1884 --
Friendship: 1885-1889 --
Justice: 1890-1896.
Responsibility: Anna-Lisa Cox.
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