Excommunicated from the Union : how the Civil War created a separate Catholic America (eBook, 2016) [WorldCat.org]
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Excommunicated from the Union : how the Civil War created a separate Catholic America

Author: William B Kurtz
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, [2016]
Series: North's Civil War.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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This volume argues that the Civil War had a negative impact on the assimilation and acceptance of Catholics in American society.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2015014577
(OCoLC)926049955
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William B Kurtz
ISBN: 9780823272372 0823272370 9780823267552 0823267555 9780823267569 0823267563
OCLC Number: 951753384
Description: 1 online resource (236 pages .)
Contents: The Mexican War and nativism --
Catholics rally to the flag --
Catholic soldiers in the Union Army --
Priests and nuns in the Army --
Slavery divides the church --
Catholics' opposition to the war --
Post-war anti-Catholicism --
Catholics remember the Civil War.
Series Title: North's Civil War.
Responsibility: William B. Kurtz.

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The American Civil War helped to isolate Catholics further from the rest of American society. The service of Catholic soldiers in the Union Army did not eradicate nativism or anti-Catholicism because  Read more...

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"Excommunicated from the Union is a welcome beginning toward filling a gap in the study of nineteenth-century US Catholicism, which has emphasized Irish Catholics almost exclusively. As such, the Read more...

 
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