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Hitler's Pope : The Secret History of Pius XII

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The "explosive" (The New York Times) bestseller--now with a new introduction by the author When Hitler's Pope, the shocking story of Pope Pius XII that "redefined the history of the twentieth century" (The Washington Post ) was originally published, it sparked a firestorm of controversy both inside and outside the Catholic Church. Now, award-winning journalist John Cornwell has revisited this seminal work of history with a new introduction that both answers his critics and reaffirms his overall thesis that Pius XII, now scheduled to be canonized by the Vatican, weakened the Catholic Church with his endorsement of Hitler--and sealed the fate of the Jews in Europe.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 426 pages
  • 137.16 x 213.36 x 27.94mm | 379.99g
  • The Penguin Press
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 014311400X
  • 9780143114000
  • 109,853

About John Cornwell

John Cornwell is in the department of history and philosophy of science at Cambridge University. He is a regular feature writer at the Sunday Times (London) and the author and editor of four books on science, including Power to Harm, on the Louisville Prozac trial, as well as Hitler's Pope: The Secret History of Pius XII and Breaking Faith: Can the Catholic Church Save Itself?
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