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.
Резултати 1-3 од 90
In the new year, after talks with Hitler, Papen approached Hindenburg with a
formula that was to grant Hitler the chancellorship while he, Papen, had it in mind
to emerge as the real power behind the scenes in the office of vice-chancellor.
Behind the agreement with Hitler stood not the Pope, but the Vatican
bureaucracy and its leader, Pacelli. He visualized an authoritarian state and an
authoritarian Church directed by the Vatican bureaucracy, the two to conclude an
Hitler told Pacelli s representative that he did not see the danger of war — neither
between France and Italy nor indeed between Germany and France, against
whom he had "impregnable fortifications". He had no claim, he said, on Great ...
Шта други кажу - Напишите 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
LibraryThing ReviewКоментар посетиоца странице - MiaCulpa - LibraryThing
Whether Pope Pius XII, who was Pope during World War II, was complicit in crimes against Jewish people during the Holocaust remains a heated question. The author presents us with the case that Pius ... Прочитајте целу рецензију
Papal Power Games
други делови (21) нису приказани