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Absolute power

Collins, Paul

Absolute power

how the pope became the most influential man in the world

by Collins, Paul

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popes,
  • History,
  • Temporal power,
  • Papacy,
  • Roman question

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-348) and index.

    StatementPaul Collins
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX1365 .C65 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 366 pages
    Number of Pages366
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26949040M
    ISBN 101610398602
    ISBN 109781610398602
    LC Control Number2018932568
    OCLC/WorldCa1028731176

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