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The Resource Lives of the popes : the pontiffs from St. Peter to John Paul II, Richard P. McBrien

Lives of the popes : the pontiffs from St. Peter to John Paul II, Richard P. McBrien

Label
Lives of the popes : the pontiffs from St. Peter to John Paul II
Title
Lives of the popes
Title remainder
the pontiffs from St. Peter to John Paul II
Statement of responsibility
Richard P. McBrien
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains brief biographies of every pope, as well as information about a pope's election, his removal from office if necessary, and the papacy's history and future; includes a timeline of ecclesiastical and secular figures and events
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McBrien, Richard P.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popes
  • Papacy
Label
Lives of the popes : the pontiffs from St. Peter to John Paul II, Richard P. McBrien
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 489-491) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface.
  • p. 1
  • Time Line: Papal, Ecclesiastical, and Secular Persons and Events.
  • p. 7
  • Introduction.
  • p. 17
  • I.
  • Lives of the Popes
  • Pt. I.
  • From Peter to the Beginnings of a Universal Papacy.
  • p. 25
  • Pt. II.
  • From Leo the Great to the Dawn of the Carolingian Empire.
  • p. 73
  • Pt. III.
  • From the Carolingian Empire to the Beginning of the Monarchical Papacy.
  • p. 127
  • Pt. IV.
  • From the Gregorian Reform to the Protestant Reformation.
  • p. 181
  • Pt. V.
  • From the Counter-Reformation to the Beginning of the Modern Papacy.
  • p. 275
  • Pt. VI.
  • Modern Popes from Pius IX to Pius XII.
  • p. 341
  • Pt. VII.
  • Modern Popes from John XXIII to John Paul II.
  • p. 367
  • II.
  • Epilogue: The Future of the Papacy.
  • p. 393
  • III.
  • Appendixes
  • A.
  • How Popes Are Elected.
  • p. 403
  • B.
  • How Popes Are Removed from Office.
  • p. 417
  • C.
  • Rating the Popes.
  • p. 429
  • IV.
  • Tables
  • 1.
  • Chronological List of Popes.
  • p. 443
  • 2.
  • Longest and Shortest Pontificates.
  • p. 451
  • 3.
  • Papal "Firsts" and "Lasts".
  • p. 453
  • 4.
  • Key Papal Encyclicals.
  • p. 458
  • 5.
  • List of Antipopes.
  • p. 466
  • V.
  • Glossary.
  • p. 467
  • VI.
  • Select Bibliography.
  • p. 489
  • Photograph Credits.
  • p. 492
  • Index: Popes.
  • p. 494
  • Index: Personal Names.
  • p. 497
  • Index: Subjects.
  • p. 512
Control code
LIAS2067850
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
520 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060653033
Lccn
97021897
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., 1 col. port.
Label
Lives of the popes : the pontiffs from St. Peter to John Paul II, Richard P. McBrien
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 489-491) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface.
  • p. 1
  • Time Line: Papal, Ecclesiastical, and Secular Persons and Events.
  • p. 7
  • Introduction.
  • p. 17
  • I.
  • Lives of the Popes
  • Pt. I.
  • From Peter to the Beginnings of a Universal Papacy.
  • p. 25
  • Pt. II.
  • From Leo the Great to the Dawn of the Carolingian Empire.
  • p. 73
  • Pt. III.
  • From the Carolingian Empire to the Beginning of the Monarchical Papacy.
  • p. 127
  • Pt. IV.
  • From the Gregorian Reform to the Protestant Reformation.
  • p. 181
  • Pt. V.
  • From the Counter-Reformation to the Beginning of the Modern Papacy.
  • p. 275
  • Pt. VI.
  • Modern Popes from Pius IX to Pius XII.
  • p. 341
  • Pt. VII.
  • Modern Popes from John XXIII to John Paul II.
  • p. 367
  • II.
  • Epilogue: The Future of the Papacy.
  • p. 393
  • III.
  • Appendixes
  • A.
  • How Popes Are Elected.
  • p. 403
  • B.
  • How Popes Are Removed from Office.
  • p. 417
  • C.
  • Rating the Popes.
  • p. 429
  • IV.
  • Tables
  • 1.
  • Chronological List of Popes.
  • p. 443
  • 2.
  • Longest and Shortest Pontificates.
  • p. 451
  • 3.
  • Papal "Firsts" and "Lasts".
  • p. 453
  • 4.
  • Key Papal Encyclicals.
  • p. 458
  • 5.
  • List of Antipopes.
  • p. 466
  • V.
  • Glossary.
  • p. 467
  • VI.
  • Select Bibliography.
  • p. 489
  • Photograph Credits.
  • p. 492
  • Index: Popes.
  • p. 494
  • Index: Personal Names.
  • p. 497
  • Index: Subjects.
  • p. 512
Control code
LIAS2067850
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
520 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060653033
Lccn
97021897
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., 1 col. port.

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