Communion of Immigrants

Communion of Immigrants : A History of Catholics in America (Updated Edition)

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Catholicism has grown from a suppressed and persecuted outsiders' religion in the American colonies to become the nation's single largest denomination. James Fisher surveys more than four centuries of Catholics' involvement in American history, following the transformation of catholicism into one of America's most culturaly and ethnically diverse religions.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 139.7 x 205.74 x 17.78mm | 226.8g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Updated ed.
  • 14 halftone plates
  • 0195333306
  • 9780195333305
  • 1,455,691

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"An outstandingly accessible and up-to-date brief history of American Catholicism...ideally suited for classroom use, study groups, or the general reader." -- American Catholic Studies"The chapters cover very salient events and historical figures, giving students enough of a sense of 'who' and 'what' to question and analyze related primary sources." -- Professor Cecilia Moore, University of Daytonshow more

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