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Notre Dame Vs. the Klan How the Fighting Irish Defeated the Ku Klux Klan by Todd Tucker

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Published by Loyola Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • United States - 20th Century (1900-1945),
  • Social History,
  • History: American,
  • Indiana,
  • Sociology of Religion,
  • Discrimination & Racism,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • United States - State & Local - Midwest,
  • University of Notre Dame,
  • 20th century,
  • Anti-Catholicism,
  • History,
  • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8182002M
ISBN 100829417710
ISBN 109780829417715

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In , two uniquely American institutions clashed in northern Indiana: the University of Notre Dame and the Ku Klux Klan. Todd Tucker’s book, published for the first time in paperback, Notre Dame vs. The Klan tells the shocking story of the three-day confrontation in the streets of South Bend, Indiana, that would change both institutions forever/5(43). Notre Dame Vs. the Klan: How the Fighting Irish Defeated the Ku Klux Klan by Todd Tucker () Hardcover – January 1, by Todd Tucker; (Author)/5(43).   This long-forgotten confrontation between the Ku Klux Klan and the University of Notre Dame was a watershed moment in American social and religious history. Before Catholics struggled to gain acceptance in a Protestant America riddled with anti-Catholic bigotry. Within months of the South Bend riots, Price: $   This month, the U.S. Catholic Book Club is reading Notre Dame vs. The Klan: How the Fighting Irish Defied the KKK by Todd Johnson, assistant editor of U.S. Catholic says, “Tucker is a master storyteller and historian, following the events that transpired in South Bend, Indiana, on May 17–19, For readers with little historical context of the time, the author tells the.

Todd Tucker’s book, published for the first time in paperback, Notre Dame vs. The Klan tells the shocking story of the three-day confrontation in the streets of South Bend, Indiana, that would change both institutions forever. When the Ku Klux Klan announced plans to stage a parade and rally in South Bend, hoping to target college campuses for recruitment starting with Notre Dame, a large group of . In , students of the University of Notre Dame and members of the Ku Klux Klan faced off in a violent confrontation in South Bend, Indiana. This shocking and true hidden chapter in Catholic and American history is recounted in Notre Dame vs. The Klan, the story of two uniquely American institutions that rose to power amidst rampant anti-Catholicism and collided during a riotous : In , two uniquely American institutions clashed in northern Indiana: the University of Notre Dame and the Ku Klux Klan. Todd Tucker’s book, published for the first time in paperback, Notre Dame vs. The Klan tells the shocking story of the three-day confrontation in the streets of South Bend, Indiana, that would change both institutions : Todd Tucker. Book Description: In , two uniquely American institutions clashed in northern Indiana: the University of Notre Dame and the Ku Klux Klan. Todd Tucker's book, published for the first time in paperback,Notre Dame Klan tells the shocking story of the three-day confrontation in the streets of South Bend, Indiana, that would change both institutions forever.

Notre Dame vs. the Klan: how the Fighting Irish defeated the Ku Klux Klan User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. On , students at Notre Dame . The author gives us lots of historical background on Stephenson, his opposite, Fr. Walsh of Notre Dame, and the development of both Notre Dame and the Klan of the '20's. The actual clash between the Fighting Irish takes up only a small part of the book, but with the historical background, we can understand better why it was so significant, and /5.   Buy Notre Dame Vs. The Klan: How the Fighting Irish Defeated the Ku Klux Klan by Tucker, Todd (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(16).   Notre Dame vs. The Klan. This month, the U.S. Catholic Book Club is reading Notre Dame vs. The Klan: How the Fighting Irish Defied the KKK by Todd Tucker. Shanna Johnson, assistant editor of U.S. Catholic says, “Tucker is a master storyteller and historian, following the events that transpired in South Bend, Indiana, on May 17–19, For readers with little historical context of .