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“Through Adversity to the Stars”

Louis Belloc was the son of British Catholic author Hilaire Belloc. He served in the Royal Air Force during World War I and tragically lost his life. The above certificate was sent to his family after his death. “Before Cambrai” … Continue reading

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Hilaire Belloc: the Poet, the Author, and the Humorist

Hilaire Belloc, G.K. Chesterton, and Maurice Baring were a literary tour de force that in many ways were the culmination of the Catholic revival begun by the series’ earlier subjects. These three authors were close friends and collaborators who generated … Continue reading

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Semester in Review: Spring 2011 on the John J. Burns Library’s Blog

I would like to extend an extra special thank you to all the Burns Library staff members and student employees who contributed to this blog during  the Spring 2011 semester.  Many thanks also go out to our faithful readers. In … Continue reading

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