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Author Peters, Shawn Francis, 1966-

Title The Catonsville Nine : an American story / Shawn Francis Peters
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource
Summary In the spring of 1968, a group of Catholic anti-war activists barged into a draft board in suburban Baltimore, stole hundreds of Selective Service records, and burned the documents. The bold actions of the 'Catonsville Nine' became international news. This book tells the story of this singular witness for peace and social justice
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (viewed on July 9, 2012)
Subject Catholic Church -- Maryland -- Catonsville -- History
War -- Religious aspects -- Catholic church.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Religious aspects.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- Maryland -- Catonsville.
Catonsville (Md.) -- Church history.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199950140 ebook