The Catholic Historical Review

The Catholic Historical Review is a magazine on all areas of church history. Founded in 1915, it is a quarterly publication published by CUA Press.The editor is Nelson Minnich.

Articles from Vol. 82, No. 2, April

American -- A Contest of Faiths: Missionary Women and Pluralism in the American Southwest by Susan M. Yohn
A Contest of Paths: Missionary Women and Pluralism In the American Southwest. By Susan M. Yohn. (Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press. 1995. Pp. xiv, 266. $42.50 cloth; $16.95 paper.)In this interesting and informative book the author discusses...
American -- A History of the Poles in America to 1908, Part II: The Poles in Illinois by Waclaw Kruszka, Edited with an Introduction by James S. Pula and Translated by Krystyna Janowski
A History of the Poles in America to 1908, Part II: The Poles In Illinois. By Waclaw Kruszka. Edited with an Introduction by James S. Pula; translated by Krystyna Janowski. (Washington, D.C.: The Catholic University of America Press. 1994. Pp. x, 288....
American -- A Migrant Missionary Story: The Autobiography of Giacomo Gambera Edited and with an Introduction by Mary Elizabeth Brown
A Migrant Missionary Story: The Autobiograpby of Giacomo Gambera. Edited with Introduction by Mary Elizabeth Brown. (Staten Island, New York: Center For Migration Studies. 1994. Pp. 295. Paperback.)This Is a welcome addition to the literature of American...
American -- A Parish for the Federal City: St. Patrick's in Washington, 1794-1994 by Morris J. MacGregor
A Parish for the Federal City: St. Patrick's in Washington, 1794-1994. By Morris J. MacGregor. (Washington, D.C.: The Catholic University of America Press. 1994. Pp. xiv, 463. $29.95.)Despite its institutional centrality within the American Catholic...
American -- A Question of Character: A Life of John F. Kennedy by Thomas C. Reeves
A Question of Character: Life of John F. Kennedy. By Thomas C. Reeves. (New York: The Free Press. 1991. Pp. xvi, 510. $24.95.)Thomas Reeves's biography of Kennedy should be read twice--first, as expose, and second, as a legitimate scholastic exercise--but...
American -- Archbishop Corrigan and the Italian Immigrants by Stephen Michael DiGiovanni
Archbishop Corrigan and the Italian Immigrants. By Stephen Michael DiGiovanni. (Huntington, Indiana: Our Sunday Visitor Publishing Division. 1994. Pp. ix, 272. Paperback.)In this study of Italian newcomers to New York during the episcopate of Archbishop...
American -- at Peace with All Their Neighbors: Catholics and Catholicism in the National Capital, 1787-1860 by William W. Warner
At Peace with All Their Neighbors: Catholics and Catholicism in the National Capital, 1787-1860. By William W. Warner. (Washington, D.C.: Georgetown University Press. 1994. Pp. xi, 307. $29.95.)It is not unusual for an author to exceed his mandate, but...
American -- "At the Altar of Their God": African American Catholics in Cleveland, 1922-1961 by Dorothy Ann Blatnica and Edited by Graham Hodges
"At the Altar of Their God African American Catholics In Cleveland, 1922-1961. By Dorothy Ann Blatnica, V.S.C. Edited by Graham Hodges. Studies in African American History and Culture.(New York: Garland Publishing, Inc. 1995. Pp. xiv, 256. $54.00.)Almost...
American -- Battlefield Chaplains: Catholic Priests in World War II by Donald F. Crosby
Battlefield Chaplains: Catholic Priests in World War II. By Donald F. Crosby, S.J. Modern War Studies.(Lawrence: University Press of Kansas. 1994. Pp. xxvi, 301. $27.50.)In the World War II film, Flying Leathernecks, John Wayne's character needs to write...
American -- Bishop East of the Rockies: The Life and Letters of John Baptist Miege, S. J. by Herman J. Muller
Bishop East of the Rockies: The Life and Letters of John Baptist Miege, S.J. By Herman J. Muller, S.J. (Chicago: Loyola University Press. 1994. Pp. xii, 198. $13.95 paperback.)John Baptist Miege, S.J. (1815-1884), was a Savoyard priest who became one...
American -- Calendar of Documents and Related Historical Materials in the Archival Center, Archdiocese of Los Angeles, for the Most Reverend J. Francis A. McIntyre (2 Vols.) Prepared by Mary Rose Cunningham with a Preface by Francis J. Weber
Calendar of Documents and Related Historical Materials in the Archival Center; Archdiocese of Los Angeles, for the Most Reverend J. Francis A. McIntyre, Volume One: 1948-1960;...for His Eminence, James Francis Cardinal McIntyre, Volume Two: 1961-1970....
American -- Catholicism and the San Francisco Labor Movement, 1896-1921 by Richard Gribble
Catholicism and the San Francisco Labor Movement, 1896-1921. By Richard Gribble. (San Francisco: Mellen Research University Press. Published by the Edwin Mellen Press, Lewiston, New York. 1993. Pp. xii, 182. $59.95.)Because Progressivism in American...
American -- Cross, Crozier, and Crucible: A Volume Celebrating the Bicentennial of a Catholic Diocese in Louisiana Edited by Glenn R. Conrad
Cross, Crozier, and Crucible: A Volume Celebrating the Bicentennial of a Catholic Diocese in Louisiana. Edited by General Editor Glenn R. Conrad. Lafayette, Louisiana: The Archdiocese of New Orleans in cooperation with the Center for Louisiana Studies,...
American -- Dorothy Day: Le Mouvement Catholique Ouvrier Aux Etas-Unis by Richard Wolff and Richard J. Devine and Translated and Adapted by Georges Joseph-Henri
Dorothy Day: Le Mouvement Catholique Ouvrier aux Etas-Unis. By Richard Wolff and Richard J. Devine. Translated and adapted by Georges Joseph-Henri. Politique & chretiens, 10.(Paris: Beauchesne. 1994. Pp. 286. 180 FF paperback.)The authors of this...
American -- Forging New Freedoms: Nativism, Education, and the Constitution, 1917-1927 by William G. Ross
Forging New Freedoms: Nativism, Education, and the Constitution, 1917-1927. By William G. Ross. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press. 1994. Pp. x, 277. $40.00.)William G. Ross has written an illuminating book on a fascinating historical topic. His...
American -- German-Bohemians: The Quiet Immigrants by la Vern J. Rippley and Robert J. Paulson
German-Bohemans: The Quiet Immigrants. By La Vern J. Rippley and Robert J. Paulson. (Northfield, Minnesota: St. Olaf College Pss. 1995. Pp. 279.)This book, which consists of an introduction, nine chapters, a conclusion, and an index of names, is about...
American -- Hollywood Censored: Morality Codes, Catholics, and the Movies by Gregory D. Black
Hollywood Censored: Morality Codes, Catholics, and the Movies. By Gregory D. Black Cambridge Studies in the History of Mass Communications.(New York: Cambridge University Press. 1994. Pp. x, 336. $27.95.)In this history of Hollywood censorship, primarily...
American -- Indians, Franciscans, and Spanish Colonization: The Impact of the Mission System on California Indians by Robert H. Jackson and Edward Castillo
Indians, Franciscans, and Spanish Colonization: The Impact of the Mission System on California Indians. By Robert H. Jackson and Edward Castillo. (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. 1995. Pp. vii, 213. $32.50.)The impact of the Franciscan missions...
American -- in the Midst of His People: The Authorized Biography of Bishop Maurice J. Dingman by Shirley Crisler
In the Midst of His People. The Authorized Biography of Bishop Maurice J. Dingman. By Shirley Crisler, SFCC, and Mira Mosle, BVM. (Iowa City: Rudi Publishing. 1995. Pp. xv, 283. $14.95 paperback.)To borrow George Will's comment about David McCullough's...
American -- Marvels of Charity: History of American Sisters and Nuns by George C. Stewart Jr
Marvels of Charity: History of American Sisters and Nuns. By George C. Stewart, Jr. (Huntington, Indiana: Our Sunday Visitor Publishing Division, Our Sunday Visitor, Inc. 1994. Pp. 607.)Stewart's "Acknowledgments" begin with the statement: "No average...
American -- Miracles on the Border: Retablos of Mexican Migrants to the United States by Jorge Durand and Douglas S. Massey
Miracles on the Border: Retablos of Mexican Migrants to the United States. By Jorge Durand and Douglas S. Massey. (Tucson: University of Arizona Press. 1995. Pp. xviii, 216. $50.00 clothbound; $24.95 paperback.)In September, 1988, the two authors visited...
American -- Opporunity Realized: The Greek Catholic Union's First One Hundred Years, 1892-1992 by Cheryl Weller Beck, Michael I. Roman, Frederick M. Petro and Basil Wahal
Opportunity Realized: The Greek Catholic Union's First One Hundred Years, 1891-1992. By Cheryl Weller Beck, Michael I. Roman, Frederick M. Petro, and Basil Wahal. (Beaver, Pennsylvania: Greek Catholic Union of the U.S.A. 1994. Pp. xi, 286. $28.50.)This...
American -- Priceless Spirit: A History of the Sisters of the Holy Cross, 1841-1893 by Sister M. Georgia Costin
Priceless Spirit: A History of the Sisters of the Holy Cross, 1841-1893. By Sister M. Georgia Costin, C.S.C. (Notre Dame, Indiana: University of Notre Dame Press. 1994. Pp. xi, 268. $24.95.)Prominent among pioneer settlers in the American Midwest were...
American -- Puerto Rican and Cuban Catholics in the U.S., 1900-1965 Edited by Jay P. Dolan and Jaime R. Vidal
Puerto Rican and Cuban Catholics in the U.S., 1900-1965. Edited by Jay P. Dolan and Jaime R. Vidal. The Notre Dame History of Hispanic Catholics in the U.S., Volume Two.Notre Dame, Indiana: University of Notre Dame Press. 1994. Pp. vii, 259. $24.95.)The...
American -- the Catholic Philanthropic Tradition in America by Mary J. Oates
The Catholic Philanthropic Tradition In America. By Mary J. Oates. (Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press. 1995. Pp. xvi, 231. $27.95.)All historians of American Catholicism have reason to be grateful for this wide-ranging and beautifully...
American -- the Cherokees and Christianity, 1794-1870: Essays on Acculturation and Cultural Persistence by William G. McLoughlin and Edited by Walter H. Conser Jr
The Cherokees and Christianity, 1794-1870: Essays on Acculturation and Cultural Assistance. By William G. McLoughlin. Edited by Walter H. Conser, Jr. (Athens: University of Georgia Press. 1994. Pp. x, 347. $45.00.)The late William G. McLoughlin, long-time...
American -- the Foundation of the Order of Servants of Mary in the United States of America (1870-1883) by Austin Morini
The Foundation of the Order of Servants of Mary in the United States of America (1870-1883). By Austin Morini, O.S.M. English Translation and Notes by Conrad M. Borntrager, O.S.M. Italian Text edited by Odir Jacques Dias. Scrinium Historiale, XIX.(Rome:...
American -- the Moment of Grace: One Hundred Years of Salvatorian Life and Ministry in the United States Edited by Daniel Pekarske
The Moment of Grace: One Hundred Years of Salvatorian Life and Ministry in the United States. Edited by Daniel Pekarske, S.D.S. 2 vols. Part I: 1892-1947, by Jerome Schommer, S.D.S.; Part II: 1947-1992, by Steven M. Avella. (Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Society...
American -- the Myth of American Individualism: The Protestant Origins of American Political Thought by Barry Alan Shain
The Myth of American Individualism: The Protestant Origins of American Political Thought. By Barry Alan Shain. (Princeton: Princeton University Press. 1994. Pp. xix, 394. $39.50.)With this tightly organized, carefully argued study, Barry Alan Shain makes...
American -- the Pueblo Revolt of 1680: Conquest and Resistance in Seventeenth-Century New Mexico by Andrew L. Knaut
The Pueblo Revolt of 1680: Conquest and Resistance In Seventeenth-Century New Mexico. By Andrew L. Knaut. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press. 1995. Pp. xx, 248. $29.95 clothbound.)Concise, lively, and well-crafted, this retelling has much more to...
American -- the Reshaping of a Tradition: American Benedictine Women, 1852-1881 by Ephrem (Rita) Hollermann
The Reshaping of a Tradition: American Benedictine Women, 1852-1881. By Ephrem (Rita) Hollermann, O.S.B. (Winona, Minnesota: St. Mary's Press. 1994. Pp. xxxvii, 399. $24.95 paperback.)The exhortation of Vatican Council II's Decree on the Religious Life...
American -- the Roman Catholics by Patrick W. Carey
The Roman Catholics. By Patrick W. Carey. Denominations in America, Number 6.(Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press. 1993. Pp. x, 375. $55.00.)A volume in the publisher's "Denominations in America" series edited by Henry Warner Bowden, this work is...
American -- the Soul of the American University: From Protestant Establishment to Established Nonbelief by George M. Marsden
The Soul of the American University: Prom Protestant Establishment to Established Nonbelief. By George M. Marsden. (New York: Oxford University Press. 1994. Pp. xiv, 462. $35.00.)A vigorous public debate about the direction of change in American Catholic...
American -- the Uneasy Center: Reformed Christianity in Antebellum America by Paul K. Conkin
The Uneasy Center: Reformed Christianity in Antebellum America. By Paul K. Conkin. (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press. 1995). Pp. xx, 326. $39.95 cloth; $16.95 paper.)In this era of margins and rivulets, it is startling to find a survey...
American -- the World Made Flesh: The Chicago Catholic Worker and the Emergence of Lay Activism in the Church by Francis J. Sicius
The Word Made Flesh: The Chicago Catholic Worker and the Emergence of Lay Activism in the Church. By Francis J. Sicius. (Lanham, Maryland: University Press of America. 1990. Pp. xiv, 197.)Chicago Catholicism's reputation for social and ecclesiastical...
American -- the World's Parliament of Religions: The East/West Encounter, Chicago, 1893 by Richard Hughes Seager
The World's Parliament of Religions: The East/West Encounter, Chicago, 1893. By Richard Hughes Seager. (Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 1995. Pp. xxxi, 208. $35.00.)The World's Parliament of Religions is well known to historians. Held in Chicago...
American -- This Confident Church: Catholic Leadership and Life in Chicago, 1940-1965 by Steven M. Avella
This Confident Church: Catholic Leadership and Life in Chicago, 1940-1965. By Steven M. Avella. (Notre Dame, Indiana: University of Notre Dame Press. 1992. Pp. xviii, 410. $29.95.)Father Avella, a priest and historian of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee,...
American -- Witness to Freedom: The Letters of Thomas Merton in Times of Crisis Selected and Edited by William H. Shannon
Witness to Freedom: The Letters of Thomas Merton in Times of Crisis. Selected and edited by William H. Shannon. The Thomas Merton Letters Series,(New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux. 1994. Pp. xiv, 352. $25.00.)With Witness to Freedom, the ten-year project...
Early Modern Europe -- Caravaggio and His Two Cardinals by Creighton E. Gilbert
Caravaggio and His Two Cardinals. By Creighton E. Gilbert. (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press. 1995. Pp. xiii, 322.)Many of the thirteen chapters of this book might well have been published as separate articles. However, as Professor...
Early Modern Europe -- Cardinal Giuseppe Garampi (1725-1792): An Enlightened Ultramontane by Dries Vanysacker
Cardinal Giuseppe Garampi (1725-1732): An Enlightened Ultramontane. By Dries Vanysacker. Institut Historique Belge de Rome, Bibliotheque, XXXIII.(Brussels and Rome: Institut Historique Belge de Rome. Distributed by Brepols Publishers, Turnhout, Belgium....
Early Modern Europe -- Catholicism in Ulster, 1603-1983 by Oliver P. Rafferty
Catholicism in Ulster; 1603-1983. By Oliver P. Rafferty. (Columbia: University of South Carolina Press. 1994. Pp. xiv, 306. $39.95.)"Ulster," as is well known, is an ambiguous term. The historic province of Ulster was shired into nine counties, but since...
Early Modern Europe -- das Papsttum, Die Christenheit Und Die Staaten Europas 1592-1605: Forschungen Zu Den Hauptinstruktionen Clemens' VIII Edited by Georg Lutz
Das Papsttum, die Christenheit und die Staaten Europas 1592-1605: Forschungen zu den Hauptinstruktionen Clemens' VIII. Edited by Georg Lutz. Bibliothek des Deutschen Historischen Instituts in Rom, Band 66.(Tuebingen: Max Niemeyer Verlag. 1994. Pp. xxviii,...
Early Modern Europe -- Heaven and Hell in Enlightenment England by Philip C. Almond
Heaven and Hell in Enlightenment England. By Philip C. Almond. (New York: Cambridge University Press. 1994. Pp. xiii, 218. $49.95.)In his introduction, Philip Almond differentiates this study from D. P. Walker's classic work, The Decline of Hell, by...
Early Modern Europe -- Klosteraufhebungen Und Klosterpolitik in Bayern Unter Kurfurst Karl Theodor, 1778-1784 by Cornelia Jahn
Klosteraufhebungen und Klosterpolitik in Bayern unter Kurfuerst Karl Theodor, 1778-1784. By Cornelia Jahn. Schriftenreihe zur Bayerischen Landesgeschichte. Herausgegeben von der Kommission fuer bayerische Landesgeschichte bei der Bayerischen Akademie...
Early Modern Europe -- L'Augustinisme a L'ancienne Faculte De Theologie De Louvain Edited by Mathijs Lamberigts
L'Augustinisme a l'ancienne Faculte de theologie de Louvain. Edited by Mathijs Lamberigts. Bibliotheca Ephemeridum Theologicarum Lovaniensium, CXI.(Leuven: Leuven University Press. Uitgeverij Peeters. 1994. Pp. vi, 455. B.F. 2400,-.)This book reproduces...
Early Modern Europe -- Politics and Opinion in Crisis, 1678-81 by Mark Knights
Politics and Opinion in Crisis, 1678-81. By Mark Knights. Cambridge Studies in Early Modern British History.(New York: Cambridge University Press. 1994. Pp. xv, 424. $69.95.)In this powerfully argued, meticulously documented study, Mark Knights challenges...
Early Modern Europe -- Revolt in Prerevolutionary France: The Prince De Conti's Conspiracy against Louis XV, 1755-1757 by John D. Woodbridge
Revolt in Prerevolutionary France: The Prince de Conti's Conspiracy against Louis XV 1755- 1757. By John D. Woodbridge. (Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press. 1995. Pp. xx, 242. $39.95.)A conspiracy by the Prince de Conti offers fertile ground...
From Uncertainty to Opposition: French Catholic Liberals and Imperial Expansion, 1880-1885
In the century since France embarked on the quest for new overseas possessions, historians have examined the "new imperialism" from many angles--its causes and justifications, its theorists and pressure groups, its governing arrangements, and, most recently,...
Late Modern European -- Abbot Aelred Carlyle, Caldey Island, and the Anglo-Catholic Revival in England by Rene Kollar
Abbot Aelred Carlyle, Caldey Island, and the Anglo-Catholic Revival In England. By Rene Kollar. O.S.B. American University Studies, Series VII: Theology and Religion, Vol. 177.(New York: Peter Lang. 1995. g. 363. $56.95.)What are we to make of a man...
Late Modern European -- Acta Nuntiaturae Polonae, Tomus LVII: Achilles Ratti (1918-1921), Volume I Edited by Stanislaus Wilk
Acta Nuntiaturae Polonae, Tomus LVII: Achilles Ratti (1918-1921), volume 1 (25 IV-31 VII 1918). Edited by Stanislaus Wilk, S.D.B. (Rome: Institutum Historicum Polonicum. 1995. Pp. xxxviii, 454.)At the age of sixty, Monsignor Achille Ratti labored in...
Late Modern European -- Auf der Suche Nach der Verlorenen Katholizitat: Die Briefe Friedrich Von Hugels an Giovanni Semeria by Giuseppe Zorzi
Auf der Suche nach der verlorenen Katholizitaet: Die Briefe Friedrich von Huegels an Giovanni Semeria. By Giuseppe Zorzi. 2 vols. Tuebinger Studien zur Theologie und Philosophie, Vol. 3.(Mainz: Matthias-Gruenewald Verlag. 1991. Pp. 301; 302-618. Paperback.)This...
Late Modern European -- Cardinal Lavigerie: Churchman, Prophet and Missionary by Francois Renault and Translated by John O'Donohue
Cardinal Lavigerie: Churchman, Prophet and Missionary. By Francois Renault. Translated by John O'Donohue. (Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey: Athlone Press. 1994. Pp. vii, 470. $60.00.)"He has the face of a banker: wrote the Archbishop of Canterbury. This...
Late Modern European -- Clemens August Graf Von Galen: Neue Forschungen Zum Leben Und Wirken Des Bischofs Von Munster Edited by Joachim Kuropka
Clemens August Graf von Galen: Neue Forschungen zum Leben und Wirken des Bischofs von Muenster. Edited by Joachim Kuropka. (Muenster: Regensburg. 1992. Pp. 439. DM 48.)Clemens August Graf von Galen, Bishop of Muenster (and, after the war, Cardinal),...
Late Modern European -- der Katholische Gesellenverein in der Diozese Rottenburg Von 1852 Bis 1945: Ein Beitrag Zur Geschichte Des Katholizismus in Wurttemberg by Ansgar Krimmer
Der Katholische Gesellenverein in der Dioezese Rottenburg von 1852 bis 1945: Ein Beitrag zur Geschichte des Katholizismus in Wuerttemberg. By Ansgar Krimmer. Veroeffentlichungen der Kommission fuer Zeitgeschichte, Reihe B: Forschungen, Band 66.(Paderborn:...
Late Modern European -- El Catolicismo Mundial Y la Guerra De Espana by Javier Tusell and Genoveva Garcia Quiepo De Llano
El catolicismo mundial y la guerra de Espana. By Javier Tusell and Genoveva Garcia Quiepo de Llano. (Madrid: Biblioteca de Autores Cristianos. 1993. Pp. xiii, 384.)The Spanish Civil war was a defining moment for Catholics throughout the world. In this...
Late Modern European -- German Nationalism and Religious Conflict: Culture, Ideology, Politics, 1870-1914 by Helmut Walser Smith
German Nationalism and Religious Conflict: Culture, Ideology, Politics, 1870-1914. By Helmut Walser Smith. (Princeton: Princeton University Press. 1995. Pp. xiii, 271.)The Reformation of the sixteenth century and the ensuing religious wars created not...
Late Modern European -- God and Greater Britain. Religion and National Life in Britain and Ireland, 1843-1945 by John Wolffe
God and Greater Britain. Religion and National Life in Britain and Ireland, 1843-1945. By John Wolffe. (New York: Routledge. 1994. Pp. xii, 324. $68.85.)This book asserts the place of religion in an allegedly secular age and cogently argues that historians...
Late Modern European -- God and Humanity in Auschwitz: Jewish-Christian Relations and Sanctioned Murder by Donald J. Dietrich
God and Humanity in Auschwitz: Jewish-Christian Relations and Sanctioned Murder. By Donald J. Dietrich. (New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction Publishers. 1995. Pp. xii, 355. $34.95.)This scholarly study by Donald J. Dietrich, chairman of the Department...
Late Modern European -- Histoire Du Mouvement Ouvrier Chretien En Belgique Edited by Emmanuel Gerard and Paul Wynants
Histoire du Mouvement Ouvrier Chretien en Belgique. Edited by Emmanuel Gerard and Paul Wynants. 2 vols. KADOC-Studies 16.(Leuven: Leuven University Press. 1994. Pp. 399; 645. 2400 FB.)This is a very impressive work. First published in Flemish in 1991,...
Late Modern European -- Klerus Und Abweichendes Verhalten. Zur Sozialgeschichte Katholischer Priester Im 19. Jahrhundert: Die Erzdiozese Freiburg by Irmtraud Gotz Von Olenhusen
Klerus und abweichendes Verhalten. Zur Sozialgeschichte katholischer Priester im 19. Jahrhundert: Die Erzdioezese Freiburg. By Irmtraud Goetz von Olenhusen Kritische Studien zur Geschichtswissenschaft, Band 106.(Goettingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht....
Late Modern European -- la Formacion del Pensamiento Politico del Carlismo (1810-1875) by Alexandra Wilhelmsen
La formacion del pensamiento politico del Carlismo (1810-1875). By Alexandra Wilhelmsen. Fundacion Hernando de Larramendi.(Madrid: Editorial ACTAS--Coleccion Luis Hernando Larramendi. 1995. Pp. 11,630. Pts. 4,000,- paperback.)Rarely is the reviewer of...
Late Modern European -- Monseigneur Saliege: Archeveque De Toulouse, 1929-1956 by Jean-Louis Clement
Monseigneur Saliege: Archeveque de Toulouse, 1929-1956. By Jean-Louis Clement. Bibliothque Beauchesne: Religions -- Societe -- Politique, Volume 23.(Paris: Beauchesne. 1994. Pp. 415. FF 210 paperback.)This work is much more than a biographical study...
Late Modern European -- Saint-Benoit-Sur-Loire: La Renaissance De l'Abbaye De Fleury, 1850-1994 by Alphonse De Saint Vincent
Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire: La Renaissance de l'Abbaye de Fleury, 1850-1994. By Alphonse de Saint Vincent, O.S.B. Bibliothtque Beauchesne: Religions, Societe, Politique, 24.(Paris: Beauchesne. 1994. Pp. 335. FF 150.)Important questions about the nineteenth-century...
Late Modern European -- the Lion and the Cross: Early Christianity in Victorian Novels by Royal W. Rhodes
The Lion and the Cross: Early Christianity in Victorian Novels. By Royal W. Rhodes. Studies in Victorian Life and Literature.(Columbus: Ohio State University Press. 1995. Pp. x, 400. $49.50.)Neither in the middle eighteenth century nor in the middle...
Late Modern European -- William Crolly: Archbishop of Armagh, 1835-49 by Ambrose Macaulay
William Crolly: Archbishop of Armagh, 1835-49. By Ambrose Macaulay. (Blackrock, Co. Dublin, Ireland: Four Courts Press. 1994. Pp. xiii, 481. $45.00.)A controversy among Irish prelates in 1995 over the propriety of even discussing change in the requirement...
Late Modern European -- Zwischen Klasse Und Konfession: Katholisches Burgertum Im Rheinland 1794-1914 by Thomas Mergel
Zwischen Klasse und Konfession: Katholisches Buergertum im Rheinland 1794-1914. By Thomas Mergel. Buergertum: Beitraege zur europaeischen Gesellschaftsgeschichte, Band 9.(Goettingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht. 1994. Pp. xiv, 460. DM 112,-.)This book...
Latin American -- Die Anfange der Kirche Auf Den Karibischen Inseln: Die Geschichte der Bistumer Santo Domingo, Concepcion De la Vega, San Juan De Puerto Rico Und Santiago De Cuba Von Ihrer Entstehung (1511/22) by Johannes Meier
Die Anfange der Kirche auf den Karibischen Inseln: Die Geschichte der Bistumer Santo Domingo, Concepcion de la Vega, San Juan de Puerto Rico und Santiago de Cuba von ihrer Entstehung (1511/22) bis zur Mitte des 17. Jahrbunderts. By Johannes Meier. Neue...
Latin American -- Guatemala in the Spanish Colonial Period by Oakah L. Jones Jr
Guatemala in the Spanish Colonial Period. By Oakah L. Jones, Jr. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press. 199. Pp. xxi, 344. $38.95.)This well-organized and readable survey of colonial Guatemala in ten chapters provides the reader with a much-needed important...
The Importance of Being Doctor: The Quarrel over Competency between Humanists and Theologians in the Renaissance
In modern usage the "Renaissance Man" is associated with wide-ranging interests and encyclopedic learning, but in the age that brought forth men like Pico della Mirandola and Michelangelo Buonarotti, the ideal of the uomo universale often conflicted...
The Search for an American Catholicism
From the very first moment Europeans set foot on America's shores they have sought to adapt their culture and customs to the environment of the New World. This was very evident in the area of religion. For more than one hundred and fifty years Jews in...
The Seventy-Sixth Annual Meeting of the American Catholic Historical Association
Report of the Chairman of the Committee on ProgramThe Association met along with the American Historical Association at a cluster of downtown hotels in Atlanta between January 4 and 7, 1996. Catholic historians arriving from freezing northern cities...
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