Absolute Monarchs: A History of the Papacy
Publish date: July 12th 2011
Publisher: Random House, Inc.
Pages no: 528
Edition language: English
, European History
, Church History
A bit too headlong at times, perhaps unavoidably.
I was a little worried about reading this book, since it spans over 2000 years and the last time I read a book that spanned centuries of time and covered large areas, it didn't work out well. This book manages to tell the reader about 2000 years worth of Popes, monarchy and history without it being ...