In 1671, the Schenk family faces religious persecution in Eggiwil, Canton Bern, Switzerland. Elderly Michel Schenk I, and his son, Michel II, along with Michel's young family, decide to move to the German Palatinate. What inspires the family to make such a drastic change, and what will be the outcome of their choices?
Historical fiction based on the true story of the author's ancestors. Follows early Anabaptist history.
- Author: Patricia Shank Martin
- 176 pages