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A cross too heavy : Eugenio Pacelli : politics and the Jews of Europe, 1917–1943

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A cross too heavy : Eugenio Pacelli : politics and the Jews of Europe, 1917–1943
Call No: 282.092 O82c

Call Number282.092 O82c
Dates2008; ©2008
Statement of ResponsibilityPaul O'Shea.
Creators & ContributorsO'Shea, Paul Damian (author)
Pius XII, Pope (subject)
Catholic Church (subject)
Summary"The papacy of Pius XII (1939–1958) has been a source of near-constant criticism and dispute since his death... By examining the little studied pre-papal life of Eugenio Pacelli much can be found to help understand the policies, actions and statements of Pius XII during the [Second World War]." —Back cover
ContentsForeword / Michael Phayer

Introduction: Pius XII, Catholics, myths and realities
  1. Problems with Pacelli
  2. Contempt as virtue
  3. Et in unum ecclesiam
  4. I Pacelli
  5. When worlds collide
  6. His master's voice
  7. Pacelli, Jews and Germany, 1933–1939
  8. Habemus papam
  9. Blessed Eugenio?
Physical Description 392 pages ; 23 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherDural, NSW, Australia : Rosenberg
NotesIncludes bibliographical references (pages 335–348) and index
RecognitionGifted in 2008 by Ryan Cronsberry

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