The Papacy: An Encyclopedia: Three Volume Set

The Papacy: An Encyclopedia: Three Volume Set

by Philippe Levillain
     
 

For a full list of entries and contributors, a generous selection of sample entries, and more, visit the Papacy: An Encyclopedia website.

Routledge is pleased to publish this acclaimed resource in a revised, expanded, and updated English language edition, translated by a team of experts in papal history.
This comprehensive three-volume reference not only

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For a full list of entries and contributors, a generous selection of sample entries, and more, visit the Papacy: An Encyclopedia website.

Routledge is pleased to publish this acclaimed resource in a revised, expanded, and updated English language edition, translated by a team of experts in papal history.
This comprehensive three-volume reference not only covers all of the popes (and anti-popes) from St. Peter to John Paul II, but also explores the papacy as an institution. Articles cover the inner workings—both contemporary and historical—of the Holy See, and encompass religious orders, papal encyclicals, historical events, papal controversies, the arts, and more. This set is destined to be the standard English-language reference for all issues concerning the papacy. Also inlcludes five maps.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415922289
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/2001
Pages:
1824
Product dimensions:
9.40(w) x 11.80(h) x 5.80(d)

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