The Nau Center's digital historian, William B. Kurtz, has just published his first book, Excommunicated from the Union: How the Civil War Created a Separate Catholic America (Fordham University Press: Dec. 1, 2015). You can read more about his book at its official Fordham University Press webpage, or at Dr. Kurtz's website, www.wkurtz.com.
The Nau Center will host an official book launch at the Byrd/Morris Seminar Room in the Harrison Institute / Small Special Collections Library on January 29, 2016 from 4:00 to 5:30 PM. Attendance is by invitation only. There will be some copies of the book available for purchase at the event.