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    • The Valiant Woman

    • The Virgin Mary in Nineteenth-Century American Culture
    • By: Elizabeth Hayes Alvarez
    • Narrated by: Tamara Marston
    • Length: 9 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Nineteenth-century America was rife with Protestant-fueled anti-Catholicism. Elizabeth Hayes Alvarez reveals how Protestants nevertheless became surprisingly and deeply fascinated with the Virgin Mary, even as her role as a devotional figure who united Catholics grew. Documenting the vivid Marian imagery that suffused popular visual and literary culture, Alvarez argues that Mary became a potent shared exemplar of Christian womanhood around which Christians of all stripes rallied.

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