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This book describes one of the crucial steps in the building of "Christendom," i.e., it describes the entry of England in 1066 A.D. into the European Christian unity which was then coming to birth. It also gives a true picture of a Catholic military leader who, despite his sins, took seriously the Catholic Faith and his obligations thereto. Essential for understanding where our Western Christian civilization came from.

About the Author

Hilaire Belloc was born at St. Cloud, France, in 1870. He and his family moved to England upon his father s death, where he took first-class honors in history at Balliol College in Oxford, graduating in 1895. It has been stated that his desire was to rewrite the Catholic history of both France and England. He wrote hundreds of books on the subjects of history, economics, and military science, as well as novels and poetry. His works include The Great Heresies, Europe and the Faith, Survivals and New Arrivals, The Path to Rome, Characters of the Reformation, and How the Reformation Happened.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780895554680
Author:
Belloc, Hilaire
Publisher:
TAN Books
Author:
Belloc
Subject:
General
Subject:
Royalty
Subject:
William 1st, the conqueror, king of england,
Subject:
Biography - General
Subject:
Catholicism
Subject:
Biography-Religious
Edition Description:
Paperback
Publication Date:
19921203
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
76
Dimensions:
8.21x5.49x.30 in. .30 lbs.

Related Subjects

Biography » General
History and Social Science » Europe » Great Britain » Pre Tudor
Religion » Christianity » Church History » General
Religion » Christianity » History
Religion » Comparative Religion » General

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