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An unseemly wife

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wagon train,
  • Amish,
  • Frontier and pioneer life,
  • Wagon trains,
  • West,
  • History,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    When her husband decides to leave their Amish community and move the family to Idaho, Ruth Holtz agrees, but when tragedy strikes and two English people also on the journey help her, she is forced to reevaluate her beliefs.

    Edition Notes

    Includes discussion questions.

    StatementE. B. Moore
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3613.O5553 U58 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination309 pages ;
    Number of Pages309
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26326517M
    ISBN 100451469984
    ISBN 109780451469984
    LC Control Number2014000348
    OCLC/WorldCa869141200

      'An Unseemly Wife': Author pens first novel at age 72 By Stacie Gorkow, correspondent Ruth and Aaron are living the idyllic Amish life with their four children and one on .


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An Unseemly Wife is based on family stories of betrayal and hard won survival as her Amish great grandmother attempted the cross-country trek in a covered wagon with her husband, an infant, and four other children.

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