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Saints & sinners : a history of the popes

Saints & sinners : a history of the popes

Author: Eamon Duffy
Publisher: New Haven ; London : Yale Nota Bene, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eamon Duffy
ISBN: 9780300115970 0300115970
OCLC Number: 1004969934
Notes: Traitement7.
Édition précédente : 2002.
Description: 474 pages, [16] pages de planches : illustrations en couleur ; 20 cm
Contents: 'Upon this rock' c. AD 33-461. From Jerusalem to Rome ; The Bishops of Rome ; The age of Constantine ; The birth of papal Rome. --
Between two empires 461-1000. Under Gothic kings ; The age of Gregory the Great ; The Byzantine captivity of the papacy ; Empires of the West. --
Set above nations 1000-1447. The era of papal reform ; From papal reform to papal monarchy ; The pinnacle of papal power ; Exile and schism. --
Protest and division 1477-1774. The Renaissance popes ; The crisis of Christendom ; The Counter-Reformation ; The popes in an age of absolutism. --
The pope and the people 1774-1903. The church and the revolution ; From recovery to reaction ; Pio Nono : the triumph of ultramontanism ; Ultramontanism with a liberal face : the reign of Leo XIII. --
The oracles of God 1903-2005. The age of intransigence ; The attack on modernism ; The age of the dictators ; The age of Vatican II ; Papa Wojtyla ; The way we live now. --
Appendix A : Chronological list of popes and antipopes. --
Appendix B : Glossary. --
Appendix C : How a new pope is made.
Other Titles: Saints and sinners
Responsibility: Eamon Duffy.


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