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Against the Wind: Eberhard Arnold and the Bruderhof

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Eberhard Arnold was not afraid of the truth. A man for today's seekers, he faced life's essential questions head on. When he found answers, he lived them. His contemporaries dubbed him a "modern-day St. Francis." He renounced private property and the conventional church, choosing the early Christians as his role models. A man of unwavering conviction, Arnold walked resolut ...more
Paperback, 301 pages
Published January 23rd 1998 by Plough Publishing House
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This is an excellent biography of my grandfather. Available free as a .pdf from www.plough.com.
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Biography at its finest. Markus Baum does a wonderful job telling the little-known story of Eberhard Arnold and the Bruderhof movement. I was gripped by his account from beginning to end.
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