In This Review
The Irish and Catholic Power

The Irish and Catholic Power

By Paul Blanshard

Beacon Press, 1953, 375 pp.

In this third of his excursions against contemporary Roman Catholicism as a political force, Mr. Blanshard turns to the country which he regards as the true source of American Catholicism. While he has dealt with an interesting subject, his treatment is strongly affected by his own involvement in the controversy.