Books and Monographs

HOMESTEADERS ON THE STEPPE - by Joseph S. Height, 1975. This comprehensive history and culture of the Evangelical colonies in South Russia, deals extensively with the following colonies: Alexanderhilf, Bergdorf, Freudental, Glückstal, Grossliebental, Güldendorf, Hoffnungstal, Johannestal, Kassel, Lustdorf, Neuburg, Neudorf, Peterstal, Rohrbach, Waterloo, Worms, etc. A detailed account of the immigration to Russia - life, customs and traditions of the colonies. Provides historical data, statistics with lists of names and origin of original colony settlers. Illustrations, maps, town plots, and photos of colonies. You will cherish this book as a beautiful family heritage. Hard cover - 431 pages.

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