COMPACT HIST OF CATH CHURCH By Alan Schreck, PHD Softcover 240pp Printed in the USA Unless noted, scripture verses have been taken from the Revised Standard Version, Catholic edition. Author Alan Schreck is a professor of theology at the well known Franciscan University in Steubenville, Ohio. This book gives the Catholic Church's understanding of it's history and the role it has played in the world. Includes a time-line highlighting developments and figures from the time of Jesus into the 21st century. A must have guide to the Church through the ages.