Christ and the Americas

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Saint Benedict Press, Mar 1, 1997 - History - 1387 pages
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Christ and the Americas is the long awaited high school American history text by best selling author Dr Anne Carroll. It fills a great void because it gives proper attention to and appreciation for the role of the Catholic Church in American history. Beginning before Columbus and concluding with the 1990\'s, this book covers the vast panoply of American history in a fast paced yet thorough manner. Because of it\'s scores of amazing insights and penetrating analysis it renders history understandable and makes it come alive. With study questions at the end of each chapter, this book can be used as a traditional textbook or just read for enjoyment and information. This extensive and easy to read history book is the fruit of Dr Carroll\'s many years as a high school history teacher. Students will come away from this book with a proper sense of who we are and of what American owes to the Catholic Church.

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Not as good as Christ the King, Lord of History. This book has a simpler format and could be used for middle school instead of high school. However, the content is Catholic and rather informative.

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I've only paged through it so far, but I've seen enough to know that his is NOT a "history", and the suggestion that it should be presented to students as a history text makes me shudder. Just for ... Read full review

About the author (1997)

Belinda T. Mooney is a homeschooling mother of six and author. She is also an experienced college instructor, holding an M.S.W. in social work from Louisiana State University. Mrs. Mooney put aside her career, however, to devote her time to homeschooling and homemaking. In her own words, \"Without a doubt, it\'s the best decision I ever made in my life.\" She wrote the Christ and the Americas Workbook as a longtime fan of TAN to help students appreciate our fine Catholic heritage. She currently resides in Greenville, South Carolina with her husband and six children.

Anne W. Carroll founded and currently directs Seton School in Manassas, Virginia. Since 1975, she has worked on developing and teaching an authentic Catholic curriculum for high school juniors and seniors. She holds an M.A. in English and also possesses a fondness for history. Mrs. Carroll is the author of Christ the King Lord of History and Christ and the Americas. She currently resides in Virginia with Dr. Warren H. Carroll, founder of Christendom College and noteworthy historian.

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