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The Resource The Pope's last crusade : how an American Jesuit helped Pope Pius XI's campaign to stop Hitler, Peter Eisner

The Pope's last crusade : how an American Jesuit helped Pope Pius XI's campaign to stop Hitler, Peter Eisner

Label
The Pope's last crusade : how an American Jesuit helped Pope Pius XI's campaign to stop Hitler
Title
The Pope's last crusade
Title remainder
how an American Jesuit helped Pope Pius XI's campaign to stop Hitler
Statement of responsibility
Peter Eisner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on new archival research to examine Pope Pius XI's effort to reject Nazism, discussing how he enlisted the assistance of John La Farge, a virtually unknown American Jesuit, to craft a papal encyclical condemning Hitler's campaign against the Jews
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Eisner, Peter
Dewey number
282.092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BX1377
LC item number
.E57 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • La Farge, John
  • Pius
  • Pius
  • Pius
  • Catholic Church
  • Church and state
  • Church and state
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Catholic Church
  • National socialism and religion
Label
The Pope's last crusade : how an American Jesuit helped Pope Pius XI's campaign to stop Hitler, Peter Eisner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-277) and index
Contents
A settling of accounts -- Nostalgia confronts reality -- A "crooked cross" -- The imposition of the Reich -- The Pope's battle plan -- The flying cardinal -- A democratic response -- In the heat of the summer -- The Pope's discontent -- Shame and despair -- A new year and an end to appeasement -- Will there be time? -- Change overnight -- The new regime -- Excerpts from LaFarge's encyclical
Control code
ocn796762480
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
292 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780062049148
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)796762480
Label
The Pope's last crusade : how an American Jesuit helped Pope Pius XI's campaign to stop Hitler, Peter Eisner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-277) and index
Contents
A settling of accounts -- Nostalgia confronts reality -- A "crooked cross" -- The imposition of the Reich -- The Pope's battle plan -- The flying cardinal -- A democratic response -- In the heat of the summer -- The Pope's discontent -- Shame and despair -- A new year and an end to appeasement -- Will there be time? -- Change overnight -- The new regime -- Excerpts from LaFarge's encyclical
Control code
ocn796762480
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
292 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780062049148
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)796762480

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