Subject: History

The Guillotine and the Cross By W
203 pages | ISBN 978-0-931888-45-8
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The Guillotine and the Cross

The persistent myths of the French Revolution—that the destruction of the old order brought unrivaled freedom and happiness for Europe—are shattered in this rousing study of the political violence and social turmoil that struck France in the late eighteenth century.

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Isabel of Spain: The Catholic Queen By W
393 pages | ISBN 978-0-931888-43-4
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Isabel of Spain: The Catholic Queen

One of the most powerful and compelling figures of all history, Isabel of Spain was a force with which to be reckoned and should rightfully eclipse the better-known Elizabeth of England, both as a woman and as a national leader. The first full scholarly biography of Queen Isabel in English for nearly seventy five years, Isabel of Spain is extensively annotated and eminently readable.

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The Last Crusade: Spain 1936 By W
240 pages | ISBN 978-0-931888-67-0
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The Last Crusade: Spain 1936

Why be satisfied with leftist propaganda on the Spanish Civil War? Warren Carroll’s treatment of the events of 1936 is singular in Anglo-American scholarship for seeing the conflict for what it truly was: a death struggle against the Christian faith and a war against Christian civilization.

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Our Lady of Guadalupe and the Conquest of Darkness By W
119 pages | ISBN 978-0-931888-12-0
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Our Lady of Guadalupe and the Conquest of Darkness

Standard histories on the Age of Colonization tell a sad story of the ills inflicted on indigenous peoples by exploitative Western powers. This book offers a realistic corrective. The Spanish conquest of the New World is shown vividly—in its fervor and exuberance, but most importantly with attention to its central evangelical and civilizing impulse, which made the Americas a central part of Christendom.

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The Revolution Against Christendom, 1661–1815: A History of Christendom (vol. 5) By W
455 pages | ISBN 978-0-931888-80-9
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The Revolution Against Christendom, 1661–1815: A History of Christendom (vol. 5)

The Revolution Against Christendom, 1661-1815 is the fifth volume in “The History of Christendom” series. This series is the only in-print, comprehensive narration of Western history written from an orthodox Catholic perspective.

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Sanctifying the World: The Augustinian Life and Mind of Christopher Dawson By B
300 pages | ISBN 978-0-931888-86-1
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Sanctifying the World: The Augustinian Life and Mind of Christopher Dawson

English historian and Christian humanist Christopher Dawson stood at the very center of the Catholic literary and intellectual revival in the four decades preceding Vatican II. One can find his influence throughout the twentieth-century Catholic Right. Poet and social critic T. S. Eliot considered him the foremost thinker of his generation, and the founder of American conservatism, Russell Kirk, wrote that he had been “saturated in Dawsonian historical studies [and] my own books reflect Dawson’s concepts.”

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Swords Around the Cross: The Nine Years War: Ireland’s Defense of Faith and Fatherland, 1594–1603 By T
311 pages | ISBN 978-0-931888-78-6
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Swords Around the Cross: The Nine Years War: Ireland’s Defense of Faith and Fatherland, 1594–1603

Swords Around the Cross presents one of the few full-length treatments of the heroic struggle of the Irish clansmen in their effort to defend their faith and country against English encroachment and conquest in the sixteenth century.

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Winston S. Churchill: Finest Hour, 1939–1941 (vol. 6) By M
ISBN 978-0-916308-29-2
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Winston S. Churchill: Finest Hour, 1939–1941 (vol. 6)

This sixth and most important volume of Sir Martin Gilbert’s authorized biography of Winston Churchill, The Finest Hour probes beneath the surface of each of the crucial decisions in which Churchill was involved from the outbreak of war in September 1939 to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in December 1941.

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Winston S. Churchill: The Prophet of Truth, 1922–1939 (vol. 5) By M
1167 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-23-0
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Winston S. Churchill: The Prophet of Truth, 1922–1939 (vol. 5)

The fifth volume of the official biography of Winston S. Churchill opens with Churchill’s return to Conservatism and to the Cabinet in 1924, and, as the story unfolds, presents a vivid and intimate picture both of his public life and of his private world and Chartwell between wars.

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Winston S. Churchill: World in Torment, 1916–1922 (vol. 4) By M
1167 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-19-3
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Winston S. Churchill: World in Torment, 1916–1922 (vol. 4)

Winston S. Churchill: World In Torment, 1916-1922 is the fourth volume of the definitive biography of Winston S. Churchill. Covering the years 1917 to 1922, Martin Gilbert’s fascinating account carefully traces Churchill’s wide-ranging activities and shows how, by his persuasive oratory, administrative skill, and masterful contributions to Cabinet discussions, Churchill regained, only a few years after the disaster of Dardanelles, a leading position in British political life.

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