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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 14 related to Spies in the Vatican: Espionage & Intrigue from Napoleon to the Holocaust.   

Nothing Sacred: Nazi Espionage Against the Vatican, 1939-1945

David J. Alvarez, Robert A. Graham - History - 1997 - 190 pages
Nazi Germany considered the Catholic Church to be a serious threat to its domestic security and its international ambitions. In Germany, informants provided intelligence, but ...
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Secret Messages: Codebreaking and American Diplomacy, 1930-1945

David J. Alvarez - History - 2000 - 292 pages
To defeat your enemies you must know them well. In wartime, however, enemy codemakers make that task much more difficult. If you cannot break their codes and read their ...
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Politics and the Papacy in the Modern World

Frank J. Coppa - Religion - 2008 - 288 pages
The outbreak of the French Revolution and the Industrial Revolution at the turn of the nineteenth century transformed the world and ushered in the modern age, whose currents ...
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The Entity: Five Centuries of Secret Vatican Espionage

Eric Frattini - History - 2008 - 448 pages
The International Bestseller "A true story that surpasses any novel by John le Carré."—El País (Spain) For five centuries, the Vatican—the oldest organization in the world ...
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The Papacy, the Jews, and the Holocaust

Frank J. Coppa - History - 2006 - 353 pages
This work not only examines Rome's reaction during the fascist period but delves into the broader historical development and the impact of theological anti-Judaism
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Papal Diplomacy in the Modern Age

Peter C. Kent, John Francis Pollard - Religion - 1994 - 288 pages
Examines the nature of the Papacy's involvement in the political and diplomatic issues of the modern world.
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Pius XII and the Second World War: According to the Archives of the Vatican

Pierre Blet - History - 1999 - 304 pages
The first one-volume history, based on the Vatican archives, of Pope Pius XII and his dealings with the contesting powers and with the Jews during World War II.
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Soldier of Christ: The Life of Pope Pius XII

Robert A. Ventresca - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 400 pages
Soldier of Christ reveals a paradoxical figure: a prophetic reformer of limited vision whose leadership stimulated the emergence of a global Catholicism while sowing doubt and ...
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Britain and the Vatican During the Second World War

Owen Chadwick - History - 1988 - 344 pages
The British government and its envoy assisted the Allied cause in Italy despite being confined to the Vatican from 1940 to 1944. This text provides new perspectives on the ...
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