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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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
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
  • 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 and index
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
1395839
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
x, 292 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780062049148
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1395839
  • (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 and index
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
1395839
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
x, 292 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780062049148
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1395839
  • (OCoLC)796762480

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