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Author Baumgartner, Frederic J.

Title Behind locked doors : a history of the Papal elections / Frederic J. Baumgartner.

Imprint New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    262.13 BAU    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xv, 272 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-261) and index.
Contents From Apostle to Pope -- Election by the College of Cardinals, 1059-1274 -- The creation of the conclave -- Conclaves during the Great Schism -- Conclaves in the Renaissance -- Conclaves in the Reformation era -- Conclaves in the Baroque era -- Conclaves in the Age of Absolutiom -- Conclaves in the nineteeth century -- Conclaves in the twentieth century -- And on to the twenty-first century -- Appendix : Sfumata!
Subject Popes -- Election -- History.
ISBN 1403969620 : $14.95

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