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"Hutterites: The Nine" added to book collection

The book Hutterites the Nine: Our Story to Freedom has been added to the Institute for Regional Studies Archives book collection.  The book focuses on nine former members of Hutterite colonies, from the Forest River colony in Fordville, and Hillside Colony in Manitoba, Canada. The book goes about chronicling their lives as Hutterites, and detailing their decisions to leave their communities.