New Catholic Encyclopedia: Jubilee Volume: The Wojtyla Years, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0787676950
  • ISBN-13: 9780787676957
  • DDC: 282.03
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 681 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2001 | Published/Released April 2004
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2001

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Since 1967, the New Catholic Encyclopedia has been reprinted several times, and four supplemental volumes have kept the coverage current through 1995. Now, a new volume promising the same scholarship and comprehensive, up-to-date coverage that the library community widely hailed is available. Jubilee Volume: The Wojtyla Years focuses on the pontificate of John Paul II and includes thematic essays that present the man and his work in such headings as: The Papacy of John Paul II Church Documents People and Places Institutions and Events Saints and Blessed.

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  • Includes comprehensive indexes, extensive bibliographies, chronologies and organizations to contact.
  • Photographs illuminate the text.
  • The volume includes a comprehensive index.

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  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 078764787X | ISBN-13: 9780787647872


"This is a comprehensive and timely guide to the old and new challenges and direction of the worldwide Roman Catholic Church at the start of the third Christian millenium." -- ARBA (2002)


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