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Righteous Gentiles
How Pius XII And the Catholic Church Saved Half a Million Jews from the Nazis

Published November 1, 2005 by Spence Publishing Company .
Written in English.

About the Book

A relentless band of propagandists has convinced much of the world that Pope Pius XII and the Catholic Church, in the face of the great moral crisis of the twentieth century, were little more than Nazi lapdogs. The myth of 'Hitler's pope', however, is grounded not in the facts of history but in the ideological agenda of Pius's detractors. Given unprecedented access to Church archives, including a confidential Vatican report on Pius XII, Ronald J. Rychlak documents the heroic response of the Holy Father and countless other Catholics to the plight of Jews under Nazi rule. From the end of World War II until well after his death, Pius XII was universally respected for his leadership...

The Physical Object

Format
Hardcover
Number of pages
378
Dimensions
9.2 x 6.3 x 1.4 inches
Weight
1.6 pounds

Contributors

  • Foreword
    Michael Novak

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL8714972M
Internet Archive
righteousgentile0000rych
ISBN 10
1890626600
ISBN 13
9781890626600
Library Thing
1072529
Goodreads
226474

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