TITLE

The End of the Pius Wars

AUTHOR(S)
Bottum, Joseph
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Apr2004, Issue 142, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses whether or not Pope Pius XII was passive in the face Nazi persecution of Jews. Publication of books for and against him; "Hitler's Pope," by John Cornwall; Espionage agencies' confirmation of his involvement in plots to overthrow German dictator Adolf Hitler.
ACCESSION #
12551701

 

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