Controversial Concordats: The Vatican's Relations with Napoleon, Mussolini, and Hitler

Controversial Concordats: The Vatican's Relations with Napoleon, Mussolini, and Hitler

by Frank J. Coppa
     
 

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ISBN-10: 081320920X

ISBN-13: 9780813209203

Pub. Date: 05/28/1999

Publisher: Catholic Univ.of America Press

Controversial Concordats offers an engaging survey of the relationship of the Roman Catholic Church with three dictatorial figures in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries: Napoleon, Mussolini, and Hitler. The essays reveal that the papacy not only played a key role in determining church-state relations in particular countries, but also greatly influenced the general

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Controversial Concordats offers an engaging survey of the relationship of the Roman Catholic Church with three dictatorial figures in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries: Napoleon, Mussolini, and Hitler. The essays reveal that the papacy not only played a key role in determining church-state relations in particular countries, but also greatly influenced the general course of international relations and modern history from the era of the French Revolution to the age of dictators and World War II.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813209203
Publisher:
Catholic Univ.of America Press
Publication date:
05/28/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
258
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

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