"In God's Empire: French Missionaries and the Modern World" is a collection of original essays by leading scholars in the field. It examines the complex ways in which the spread of Christianity by French men and women shaped local communities, French national prowess, and global politcs in the two centuries…Continue
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Note: An important contextual study given the importance of Baltimore and New York as early centers of the Vincentian experience in the United States.
Distinguished historian Robert Emmett Curran presents an informedand balanced study of the American Catholic Church's experience in its…Continue
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In a masterful survey of research on Catholicism in the South, Woods has done for that region what James Hennesey did for the Catholic Church in the United States in American Catholics.”—Gerald P. Fogarty, University of Virginia
“This is a book we have long needed. Over the last four decades the…Continue
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