Mennonite Brethren Publishing House, Hillsboro, Kansas, 1967. Hardbound. Book Condition: New. Includes dust jacket. First Printing. 5-1/2 x 8-1/2. 96 pages with index, bibliography, appendices. Illustrated.
A detailed account of the history of Gnadenau, Marion County, Kansas and the leadership role of Elder Jacob A. Wiebe. Covering a period of about ninety years, the book is largely religous history, but it also deals with the economic and cultural contributions of this unique Anabaptist settlement at Gnadenau. The Crimean settlers at Gnadenau were a part of the larger Mennonite migration to America during the 1870