Title: Riots and Religion in Newfoundland : The Clash bewteen Protestants and Catholics in the Early Settlement of Newfoundland. PBK.
Publisher:  Flanker Press, St. John's, NF, 2011, ISBN:9781926881041
Seller ID: 94364
DAWE, David. Riots and Religion in Newfoundland : The Clash bewteen Protestants and Catholics in the Early Settlement of Newfoundland . St. John's, NF: Flanker Press, Limited, 2011. Pp. (4),v-x,1-244,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black and dark red card covers with white lettering to front and spine. This volume "delves into the history of conflict bewteen our Englishand Irish ancestors, a controversial topic that has been overlooked, dimin ished, or completely ignored in many history books. David Dawe retraces thefoundation of Newfoundland's religious history and explains how the battle between the English Protestants and the Irish Roman Catholics continued fr om the old country to the New World. This book will take you back in time as it highlights heinous crimes such as the murder of Magistrate William Keen, explores the uprising of the United Irish Society, and describhes many other violent -- and sometimes murderous -- acts perpetrated between men andwomen of this province in the name of God and religion." - from the rear c over. Very good. 12.50