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Service for peace : a history of Mennonite Civilian Public Service

Author: Melvin Gingerich
Publisher: Akron, PA : Mennonite Central Committee, 1949.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gingerich, Melvin, 1902-1975.
Service for peace.
Akron, Pa. : Mennonite Central Committee, 1949
(OCoLC)652376811
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Melvin Gingerich
OCLC Number: 1247191
Description: xvii, 508 pages : map (on lining papers), plates ; 24 cm
Contents: The Mennonites and war --
Between two world wars --
Interchurch co-operation --
The coming of conscription --
The origin of civilian public service --
The national service board for religious objectors --
Becoming a IV-E --
Mennonite CO's --
The Grottoes Camp --
Soil conservation --
Forest service --
National park service --
Service in the Bureau of Reclamation and Federal Security Administration --
Service in agriculture --
Service in dairying --
Service in mental hospitals and training schools --
Service in public health --
Religious life in CPS --
Formal education in CPS --
Informal education in CPS --
Financing the program --
Camp administration --
An evaluation of CPS --
Canadian CO's.
Other Titles: History of Mennonite Civilian Public Service
Responsibility: by Melvin Gingerich.

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