The Eagle and the Cross: A History of the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America, 1873-2000 / Edition 1

The Eagle and the Cross: A History of the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America, 1873-2000 / Edition 1

by John Radzilowski
     
 

Lavishly illustrated, the book tells the story of the men and women, laity and clergy, who built and sustained the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America from 1873 to today.

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Lavishly illustrated, the book tells the story of the men and women, laity and clergy, who built and sustained the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America from 1873 to today.

East European Monographs

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780880335201
Publisher:
East European Monographs
Publication date:
05/21/2003
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.38(w) x 8.70(h) x 1.63(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Chronology
Introduction1
The Polish Americans7
Polish Chicago and the Origins of the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America35
Organic Work59
Narod and Okolica: The PRCUA, the PNA, and the Making of Polish America87
Struggles for Poland, Struggles for Polonia115
A Golden Age163
War, Cold War, and Times of Change209
The women's Department279
The PRCUA, 1970s-1990s295
App. 1: Lists and Statistics315
App. 2The Polish Museum of America321
Bibliography335
Index349

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