Mr. Lincoln's chair : the Shakers and their quest for peace / by Anita Sanchez ; illustrations by Joan Jobson

Author(s): Sanchez, Anita, 1956-
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Subjects: Shakers--United States--History
Shakers--United States--Politics and government
Pacifists--United States--History--19th century
Shakers--United States--Social life and customs
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Religious aspects--Shakers
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Relations with Shakers
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Granville, Ohio : McDonald & Woodward Pub., c2009
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: v, 196 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
Additional Authors: Jobson, Joan
Notes: LCCN: 2009005948
ISBN: 9780939923946 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0939923947 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: A place where it is always Sunday -- The slaughter pen of the nation -- Sweet Shaker life -- This blessed fire -- Millennial laws -- Laboring for the Lord -- Love made visible -- Arise, O my children -- A fire bell in the night -- Sitting on a volcano -- "Open wide!" -- Cease to do evil -- Seasoned with grace -- Mr. Lincoln's chair -- The great crime -- The valley of love and delight
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OCLC Number: 310171794
ISBN/ISSN: 9780939923946
0939923947