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The unknown pope : Benedict XV (1914-1922) and the pursuit of peace

Author: John Francis Pollard
Publisher: London ; New York, NY : G. Chapman, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This biography of Benedict XV, best known for his efforts to bring an end to World War I, was written using Vatican archives. His "Peace Note" of 1917 was the first manifestation of the peace-making  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Storia contemporanea
Named Person: Benedetto, papa
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Francis Pollard
ISBN: 0225668440 9780225668445
OCLC Number: 878493461
Notes: Bibliografia: p. 217-232.
Description: XV, 240 p., [8] p. di tav. : ill. ; 24 cm
Contents: From childhood to ordination (1854-78); his career in the Roman Curia (1878-1907); Archbishop of Bologna (1907-1914); the Conclave of 1914; Benedict XV and World War I; the Peace Note of 1917; The Vatican and Versailles; Benedict XV and Versailles; Benedict XV and Italy; pastoral matters; overview.
Responsibility: John F. Pollard.


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