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I really like this survey of 2000 years of the history of the Popes. I disagreed with the author on a couple points in the very early Church as his rationale was faulty, but... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Melekali
I am new to Catholicism and wanted to read more on the history of the Popes and the Catholic Religion. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Linda D.
This is a very interesting book of all the Popes and it is nice to see all the beautiful pictures in the hard cover the readings go along with picturesPublished on March 23, 2013 by Ann Marie Campagna
Just beginning to read this book. Has some beautiful artwork! The history is important even though I am not Catholic as it is part of the history of the world.Published on February 16, 2012 by L.A. Hue
Duffy is not only an excellent historian but also an engaging writer. No one volume history of the papacy could do it justice, but for an overview together with selected eras in... Read morePublished on August 24, 2010 by W. P. Resen
an extensive overview of the Popes,excellent reading,in-depth and still enjoy the book and will always use it for future references. Read morePublished on August 10, 2006 by Henry
Mr. Duffy does a fine and scholarly job of throwing light on the early days and evolution of Christianity following the deaths of the Apostles. Read morePublished on July 10, 2006 by Ronald T. Jones
i am pleased with this purchase. i just wish that more books of this nature were available in larger print. overall i am very pleasedPublished on September 30, 2005 by Amazon Customer
I am a complete history buff and particularly European history. I was looking for a book about the history of papacy and after doing a lot of research on Amazon, I got this book. Read morePublished on October 7, 2004 by Gift Recipient