Prisoner of the Vatican : the popes' secret plot to capture Rome from the new Italian state / David I. Kertzer.

Author
Published
  • Boston : Houghton Mifflin 2004
Physical description
x, 357 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
ISBN
  • 0618224424
  • 9780618224425
  • 9780618619191
  • 0618619194
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 334-342) and index.
Contents
  • Introduction: Italy's Birth and Near Demise -- Destroying the Papal States -- The Pope Becomes Infallible -- The Last Days of Papal Rome -- Conquering the Holy City -- The Leonine City -- The Reluctant King -- Pius IX in Exile Again? -- The Papal Martyr -- Anticlericalism in Rome -- Two Deaths -- Picking a New Pope -- Keeping the Bishops in Line -- The Pope's Body -- Rumors of a French Conspiracy -- Preparing for Exile -- Hopes Dashed -- The Bishops' Lament -- Fears of a European War -- Giordano Bruno's Revenge -- The Pope's Secret Plan -- Epilogue: Italy and the Pope.
Related item
  • http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hm051/2004054097.html
  • http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0736/2004054097-b.html
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
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British Library: Lending Collection m04/.39387
University of Edinburgh Libraries: New College Library (STANDARD LOAN) DG798.7 Ker.
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The London Library: London Library H. Papacy
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University of Oxford Libraries: Blackfriars Library BX 2532 KER 2004
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library M09.E08616
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University of York Libraries: University Library: Morrell - Ordinary C 62.13 KER

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