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Author Peters, Shawn Francis, 1966-
Title The Catonsville Nine : a story of faith and resistance in the Vietnam era / Shawn Francis Peters.
Published New York : Oxford University Press, c2012.
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 Floor2  BX1795.W37 P48 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xvii, 390 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: "Arguably the single most powerful antiwar act in American history" -- "I want you to meet this priest" -- "You get the kind of freedom you fight for" -- "In jail for the right reason" -- "A great human act done by sincere men" -- "Guatemala smells like South Vietnam did a few years ago" -- "Did you hear what we are planning?" -- "I couldn't not do it" -- "My God, they're burning our records!" -- "You hide behind words" -- "Crazy like Jesus" -- "A colossal effrontery to justice" -- "There ain't no justice, man" -- "Come to Agnew country" -- "Do they believe in God?" -- "They're proud of it" -- "I am trying to speak as a human being to the jury" -- "You have just convicted Jesus Christ" -- " Justice is like God : dead" -- "There are so many reminders of death" -- "America is hard to find" -- "We're looking for Berrigan" -- "The impact of such a thing would be phenomenal" -- "Being 'underground' is strange" -- The trial of the Catonsville Nine -- "The most dangerous time of my life."
Subject War -- Religious aspects -- Catholic church.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Religious aspects.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- Maryland -- Catonsville.
Catholic Church -- Maryland -- Catonsville -- History.
Catonsville (Md.) -- Church history.
ISBN 0199827850 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780199827855 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780199827862 (ebook)
0199827869 (ebook)
OCLC number 752910201