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The Resource Absolute power : how the pope became the most influential man in the world, Paul Collins

Absolute power : how the pope became the most influential man in the world, Paul Collins

Label
Absolute power : how the pope became the most influential man in the world
Title
Absolute power
Title remainder
how the pope became the most influential man in the world
Statement of responsibility
Paul Collins
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In this ... narrative of religious and political history, Paul Collins tells the improbable success story of the last 220 years of the papacy, from the ignominious death of Pope Pius VI in 1799 to the exalted reception of Pope Francis today"--Dust jacket flap
Cataloging source
T7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collins, Paul
Dewey number
262.13
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BX1365
LC item number
.C65 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Papacy
  • Popes
  • Roman question
  • Vatican City
  • Papal States
Target audience
adult
Label
Absolute power : how the pope became the most influential man in the world, Paul Collins
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-348) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Extinction?. A death in Valence ; The "new consciousness" and "neo-ultramontanism" -- From "supreme power" to supreme pontiff. Tackling a whole new world ; "God and the revolver!" ; "Obbedire, Obey" ; Pontificating on everything -- Rolling out and rolling back Vatican II. Good Pope John ; "Throwing open the windows" ; The Polish colossus -- "The smell of the sheep". "Reform of the reform" ; The "field hospital" ; Death and resurrection
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 366 pages
Isbn
9781610398602
Lccn
2018932568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • 1147427
  • (OCoLC)on1028731176
  • (OCoLC)1028731176
  • 1147427
  • 1147427
Label
Absolute power : how the pope became the most influential man in the world, Paul Collins
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-348) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Extinction?. A death in Valence ; The "new consciousness" and "neo-ultramontanism" -- From "supreme power" to supreme pontiff. Tackling a whole new world ; "God and the revolver!" ; "Obbedire, Obey" ; Pontificating on everything -- Rolling out and rolling back Vatican II. Good Pope John ; "Throwing open the windows" ; The Polish colossus -- "The smell of the sheep". "Reform of the reform" ; The "field hospital" ; Death and resurrection
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 366 pages
Isbn
9781610398602
Lccn
2018932568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • 1147427
  • (OCoLC)on1028731176
  • (OCoLC)1028731176
  • 1147427
  • 1147427

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