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SECTARIAN CHILDREARING: The Dunkers, 1708-1900

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SECTARIAN CHILDREARING: The Dunkers, 1708-1900

by Dr. Alvin E. Conner

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ISBN 13
9780943429007
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Brethren Heritage Press, Gettysburg, PA, 1987 247 p. Photo illustrations. 8vo. Original full cloth binding. Hardbound. Fine. An excellent study that refutes the idea that members of the old German Baptist Brethren sect were 'ignorant and backwards'. Instead, it seems that parent-child interaction was very appropriate for the place and era. Sound and high quality relationships fostered a strong community.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine.

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Bookseller Inventory #
ABE-1561746987002
Title
SECTARIAN CHILDREARING: The Dunkers, 1708-1900
Author
Dr. Alvin E. Conner
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0943429005
ISBN 13
9780943429007
Publisher
Brethren Heritage Press, Gettysburg, PA
Place of Publication
Gettysburg, Pa
Date published
1987
Keywords
GERMAN BAPTIST BRETHREN; BRETHREN, DUNKERS PENNSYLVANIA, EDUCATION; CHILDREN; TEACHERS
Bookseller catalogs
EDUCATION; PENNSYLVANIA-GERMAN;

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Ron Lieberman, has been an antiquarian bookseller, rare book appraiser, and library consultant for Fifty years. His firm, The Family Album, has issued a series of exceptional catalogs and bibliographic references in a variety of fields, including: Incunabula; Pennsylvania-Americana; German-Americana; Fine Book Bindings; Early Photographica; Printing History & Typography; Classics from the Great Scholar / Printers; Etc. He was the instructor for a series of valuable workshops and courses in the history, taste, and technique of book collecting. He frequently lectures before professional groups of librarians and archivists on: the book trade; collection and building security; disaster preparedness; appraisals; and preservation, conservation, and binding. He has also often appeared on radio and television popularizing the pleasant hobby of antique book collecting. His expert opinion on the book collecting market; values of archives and manuscripts; collection preservation & security; historic photographs; and the value of rare books has been sought by sources as diverse as: the Historical & Museum Commission of PA; the PA State Library; the Library of Congress; the Smithsonian Institution; the FBI; American Bible Society; Money Magazine; Kipplinger Magazine; Conservation Centers; Warman\\\'s Antique Price Guides; U.S.A. Today; as well as Universities, Colleges, and Historical Societies throughout the United States. As one of the organizers of the World Library Fund, Mr. Lieberman provides professional analyses of library collections, and helps plan library development for public and private institutions in the United States and abroad. He was a Member of the Board of Governors of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (A.B.A.A.), and Chairman of the A.B.A.A. Security Committee. He was a long-time regular member of the Security Committee of the Rare Book and Manuscript Section (RBMS) of the American Library Association (ALA); and was the Past President of the Middle Atlantic Chapter, A.B.A.A. Mr. Lieberman was also, for many years, a consulting editor and contributor to the Haworth Press journal: \\\"College & Undergraduate Libraries.\\\" He is also a member of the: International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB) // American Library Association (ALA); + ACRL/RBMS [For 25 Continuous Years] // PA Library Association (PLA) // Bibliographical Society of America // Middle Atlantic Regional Archives Conference (MARAC) // Society for the History of Authorship, Readership, and Publishing (SHARP) // Library Company of Philadelphia // Philobiblon Club // Etc. Etc.

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