(1) Giesinger, Adam. From Catherine to Khrushchev, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 631 D Street, Lincoln, Nebraska 68502-1199. 443 pages.

(2) Matthais, Friedrich. The German Settlements in Russia, Their Cultural/Economic Impact in the Past and the Future --A Study of the Russian Colonization Methods and the Bringing of Foreign Cultural Vigor into Russia, by an Officer of the Royal Saxon Army, Correspondent Member of the Royal Free-Economy Society and the Horticultural Society of St. Petersburg. Printed by C. B. Griesbach in Gera in 1865. 389 pages. (Translated and presented in the Glückstal Colonies Research Association Newsletter, Vol. 5, No. 1, page 2.)

(3) Height, Joseph. Homesteaders on the Steppe, The Odyssey of a Pioneering People. North Dakota Historical Society of Germans from Russia, Bismarck, North Dakota 58501 1975. 431 pages. Also Memories of the Black Sea Germans, The Odyssey of a Pioneering People, Associated German-Russian Sponsors, 1979. 372 pages.

(4) The Evangelical Church in Russia, a historical statistical treatise, taken from the St. Petersburg and Moscow Consistory. Published by J. Watfar, Ssadowaja 55, St. Petersburg, 1909. Available through the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, Lincoln, Nebraska. (Translated and presented in the Glückstal Colonies Research Association Newsletter, Vol. 7, No. 2, page 7.)

(5) Publications of the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 631 D Street, Lincoln, Nebraska 68501-1199.

(6) Publications of the Germans from Russia Heritage Society, 1008 East Central, Bismarck, North Dakota 58501.

(7) Schnurr, Joseph (Compiler). Die Kirchen und das Religiöse Leben der Rußlanddeutschen, Landsmannschaft der Deutschen aus Rußland e. V. Raitelsbergstraße 49, 70188 Stuttgart, Germany. 1972. 560 pages. See Glückstal Colonies Research Association Newsletter, Volume 6, No. 2, page 2, for a full translation of the Glückstal parish information and individual biographies of the pastors serving the various parishes of the Glückstal Distsrict.

(8) Volk auf dem Weg, and various Heimatbücher, Landsmannschaft der Deutschen aus Rußland e. V. Raitelsbergstraße 49, 70188 Stuttgart, Germany.

(9) Glückstal Colonies Research Association Newsletter, GCRA, 611 Esplanade, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-4130. Volumes 1-10. 1997 to present.