By Ervin R. Stutzman
Jacob Hochstetler is a peace-loving Amish settler at the Pennsylvania frontier while local American warriors, goaded on by way of the hostilities of the French and Indian warfare, assault his kinfolk one September evening in 1757. Taken captive via the soldiers and grieving for the relations simply killed, Jacob reveals his ideals approximately love and nonresistance significantly tested.
Jacob endures a troublesome wintry weather as a prisoner in an Indian longhouse. in the meantime, a few participants of his congregation—the first Amish payment in America—move away for worry of extra attacks.
Based on genuine occasions, Jacob's Choice describes how one man's dedication to pacifism ends up in a season of captivity, a sophisticated romance, an unrelenting look for lacking relations, and an incredible act of forgiveness and reconciliation.
This elevated variation of Jacob's Choice comprises maps, photos, genealogy charts, and different historic files to aid readers input the tale and period of the Hochstetler family.
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