Britain and the Vatican During the Second World War

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Britain and the Vatican During the Second World War

By Owen Chadwick
Cambridge University Press, 1987
332 pp. $39.50
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A distinguished historian, using new sources, has written a slight, almost whimsical study of British wartime ties with the Vatican, concentrating on the activities of the longtime British ambassador who had a rather compassionate appreciation of the ever-procrastinating Pius XII. New aspects of the Vatican's relations with fascism and Nazism and its wartime activities in general.

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