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Hardcover, 190 pages
Published 1961 by Doubleday
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Heather
Great historical fiction about the spread and demise of Christianity in the Middle Ages in Ireland and Gaul. Gives a great perspective on what Christians (and more directly, Catholics) had to go through in order to learn and love their faith.
Valerie Malott
I was hoping for more from this book, but wasn't entirely disappointed. My intent in reading this book was to see if it would hold the interest of sooner of my kids for independent reading. I don't think it will. The story is quite subtle, more suitable to young readers who like religious historical fiction.
Hannah
Some theological issues and it could be better written, but I really like the overall theme and it was an interesting read.
Grace Cresswell
I was a good history book
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Madeleine Polland (who also wrote as Frances Adrian) was born in Kinsale, County Cork, Ireland, on May 31, 1918.

Madeleine was educated at Hitchin Girls' Grammar School, Herfordshire, from 1929 to 1937.

After leaving school, she served in the Women's Auxiliary Air Force, and shortly after leaving married Arthur Joseph Polland in 1946.

Madeleine Polland has written several books for children and many
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