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The Bishop's Son (The Amish of Bee County)

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Language: English

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Clark said that it also includes some genetic engineering. “It’s definitely not your grandmother’s Amish novel,” she observed. When novelists fashion a fiction about a culture of which they are not a part, and those in the culture read and take pleasure in those fashionings, some measure of cultural evolution is likely to occur. For the most part they are successful and profitable, despite limitations on technology. Also the Amish exchange gifts but do not have a Christmas Tree or decorations.

Pages: 368

Publisher: Zondervan (September 29, 2015)

ISBN: 0310339545

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