Hitler's Pope: The Secret History of Pius XII
Viking, 1999 - 430 страница
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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This was the background to the campaign of terror and extermination conducted
by the Ustashe of Croatia against two million Serb Orthodox Christians and a
smaller number of Jews , Gypsies , and Communists between 1941 and 1945 .
On this same visit , Pavelic had a “ devotional ” audience with Pius XII in the
Vatican , and the Independent State of Croatia was granted de facto recognition
by the Holy See . Abbot Ramiro Marcone , of the Benedictine monastery of ...
In his defensive memoirs , he complains about the " hint of calumny ” that one
hears about Croatia in Rome , and declares that “ everything is either distorted or
invented . We are made out to be a crowd of barbarians and cannibals . ” He
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LibraryThing ReviewКоментар посетиоца странице - nx74defiant - LibraryThing
It started with his childhood. Than goes into his work prior to becoming the pope. He reviews the choices people made that lead up to the Holocaust. What was their priorities. What did they not know or see. Than it goes into his failures as the Pope. He paints a very negative view of the Pope. Прочитајте целу рецензију
LibraryThing ReviewКоментар посетиоца странице - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing
This is a well researched dissection of the diplomatic Career of Egenio Pacelli, who called himself Pius XII. The impression given is that Eugenio was no friend of the Jews. Cornwell's research seems ... Прочитајте целу рецензију