This book is a tedious read. However, I had no idea that there were more Christian Martyrs in the 20 century than all others put together. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Dan
Read Tim Drake's comment for a good description.
Having studied Nursing in college, Im terribly remiss in knowledge of history so with a goal of learning history and building... Read more
To be completely clear I have only read the Spanish Civil War chapter of this book at the library due to the fact that frankly this is what I was investigating and also because it... Read morePublished on May 16, 2012 by Mark Gerard
The book's goal is to educate the reader on the many Catholic martyrs of the 20th century and it succeeds in its goal. I found the book to be well-written and informative. Read morePublished on May 30, 2011 by Joseph T.
There have always been Catholics willing to die for the faith. Yet most of the world assumes the age of martyrs is long past, perhaps even that it was mostly over when Rome... Read morePublished on September 18, 2008 by Amazon Customer
Robert Royal's book "Catholic Martyrs" is a decent enough effort. I applaud him vigorously for his efforts. Read morePublished on September 5, 2003 by Titus
Robert Royal deserves resounding applause for having taken on an important, difficult, and outrageously neglected subject. To be sure, Mr. Read morePublished on September 23, 2001
A very solid well researched book. Shows intelligence and reverence to the topic. The stories are on a global scale and offer compelling stories of sacrifice and suffering. Read morePublished on April 25, 2001 by R. C Sheehy