Books and Monographs

PARADISE ON THE STEPPE: A CULTURAL HISTORY OF THE KUTSCHURGAN, BERESAN, AND LIEBENTAL COLONISTS, 1804-1972 - by Dr. Joseph S. Height, 1973. This comprehensive history and culture of the Catholic colonies in South Russia, deals extensively with the following colonies: Kleinliebental, Selz, Mannheim, Speier, München, Josephstal, Baden, Elsass, Sulz, Mariental, Kandel, Landau, Katherinental, Franzfeld, Strassburg, Karlsruhe, Rastadt, 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 - 411 pages.

Paradise on the steppe


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