Zion on the Mississippi: The Settlement of the Saxon Lutherans in Missouri 1839-1841

By: Forster, Walter O.

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Book Condition: Very Good


606 pages. Index. Bibliography. Black and white photographic plates. "The interesting account of how Lutheranism originated in Missouri - how a small band of 700 Saxon Germans left their beloved homeland in 1838, sailing in five ships from Bremerhaven, Germany, through the Gulf of Mexico to New Orleans, then up the Mississippi to St. Louis, and then to Perry County, Missouri." - from dust jacket. Prior owner's name upon front free endpaper. Occasional very light pencil markings to contents. Very light wear to clean and handsome book. Dust jacket, now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover, bears average wear and major sunning to spine. A sound copy.

Title: Zion on the Mississippi: The Settlement of the Saxon Lutherans in Missouri 1839-1841

Author Name: Forster, Walter O.

Categories: History, Religion,

Edition: Second Printing

Publisher: USA, Concordia: 1953

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 544G1788

Keywords: Zion on the Mississippi: The Settlement of the Saxon Lutherans in Missouri 1839-1841 Lutheranism Perry County Germany,