Descent into Darkness, The Destruction of the Roman Catholic Church in Russia, 1917-1923.

By: Zatko, James J.

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8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; 232 pp. After giving historical background of the Catholic Church's presence in Russia, Father Zatko "concentrates on the methods used by the Soviet government in undermining the Church's organization." He used a lot of material from Polish archives. Zatko was a professor of history at Notre Dame University. Footnotes, bibliography, index. Black and purple cloth-covered boards have some light wear, monastic library stamp on front free endpaper (only library marking present); text pages clean, binding sturdy. Dust jacket rubbed with some edgewear.

Title: Descent into Darkness, The Destruction of the Roman Catholic Church in Russia, 1917-1923.

Author Name: Zatko, James J.

Categories: Catholic - Church History,

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., University of Notre Dame Press.: 1965

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Size: Ex-Library

Seller ID: 30295

Keywords: Catholic Church; History; Russia; Soviet Union; Edmund Walsh; Edward Ropp; Poland; Mohylew; Cardinal Peter Gasparri; John Cieplak; Constantine Budkiewicz; Bolsheviks;