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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

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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
Genre
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
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BTCTA
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Eisner, Peter
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • La Farge, John
  • Pius
  • Pius
  • Pius
  • Catholic Church
  • Church and state
  • Church and state
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • 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. [388]-394)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Settling of accounts -- Nostalgia confronts reality -- "Crooked cross" -- Imposition of the Reich -- Pope's battle plan -- Flying cardinal -- Democratic response -- In the heat of the summer -- Pope's discontent -- Shame and despair -- New year and an end to appeasement -- Will there be time? -- Change overnight -- New regime -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn795762672
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition
Extent
394 pages (large print) , [16] pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062222978
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
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. [388]-394)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Settling of accounts -- Nostalgia confronts reality -- "Crooked cross" -- Imposition of the Reich -- Pope's battle plan -- Flying cardinal -- Democratic response -- In the heat of the summer -- Pope's discontent -- Shame and despair -- New year and an end to appeasement -- Will there be time? -- Change overnight -- New regime -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn795762672
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition
Extent
394 pages (large print) , [16] pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062222978
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits

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