Fire & roses : the burning of the Charlestown convent, 1834 / Nancy Lusignan Schultz.

In the midst of a deadly heat wave during the summer of 1834, a woman clawed her way over the wall of a Roman Catholic convent near Boston, Massachusetts and escaped to the home of a neighbor, pleading for protection. When the bishop, Benedict Fenwick, persuaded her to return, rumors began swirling...

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Main Author: Schultz, Nancy Lusignan, 1956-
Format: Book
Published: New York : Free Press, ©2000.

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Call Number: F74.C4 S35 2000
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