The Cross in the Sand. The Early Catholic Church in Florida 1513 - 1870.

By: Gannon, Michael V.

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SIGNED with a personal inscription by the author. Second Printing. ------- The definitive history of the arrival and growth of Catholicism in Florida. ------- Franciscan Missionary influence from Georgia to St. Augustine; focusing on St. Augustine and east Florida. The author Gannon offers an interesting portrait of cantankerous parish leaders, Jesuit missionaries, conquistadors, Franciscan martyrs and frustrated bishops. -------- Tan buckram with titles and decorations in brown. Bindings tight and square; Boards with a bit of flair outwards. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. 4to; 10.25 inches tall; 210 pages with index and bibliography; illustrated with photos, maps and historical reproductions.

Title: The Cross in the Sand. The Early Catholic Church in Florida 1513 - 1870.

Author Name: Gannon, Michael V.

Categories: FLORIDA & the CARIBBEAN, RELIGION, FAITH & SPIRITUALITY,

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida, University of Florida Press: 1967

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 010494