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Rome's most faithful daughter : the Catholic Church and independent Poland, 1914-1939

Author: Neal Pease
Publisher: Athens : Ohio University Press, ©2009.
Series: Ohio University Press Polish and Polish-American studies series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When an independent Poland reappeared on the map of Europe after World War I, it was widely regarded as the most Catholic country on the continent. All the same, the relations of the Second Polish Republic with the Church--both its representatives inside the country and the Holy See itself--proved difficult. This book is a history of the close but complex political relationship of Poland with the Catholic Church  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Church history
History
Named Person: Józef Piłsudski; Józef Piłsudski; Józef Piłsudski; Józef Piłsudski; Józef Pi·lsudski
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Neal Pease
ISBN: 9780821418550 0821418556 9780821418567 0821418564
OCLC Number: 286478574
Awards: Winner of John Gilmary Shea Prize (Book on the History of the Catholic Church) 2010
Joint winner of ASEEES/Orbis Book Prize for Polish Studies 2010
Description: xx, 288 pages : portraits, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Polonia restituta : the Catholic Church and the revival of Poland --
Il Papa Polacco : the making of Pius XI, 1918-1922 --
From constitution to concordat, 1921-1925 --
Papal blessing : church and state in the Piłsudski era, 1926-1935 --
The friends and enemies of Catholic Poland --
Vilna and Lwów : the Catholic minorities of Eastern Poland --
Poland, the Orthodox, and the conversion of Russia --
Post mortem : Piłsudski lies uneasy in the grave --
Oratio pro pace : Pius XII and the coming of the Second World War.
Series Title: Ohio University Press Polish and Polish-American studies series.
Responsibility: Neal Pease.

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