The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe by David I. Kertzer (review)

@article{Ventresca2014ThePA,
  title={The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe by David I. Kertzer (review)},
  author={Robert A. Ventresca},
  journal={The Catholic Historical Review},
  year={2014},
  volume={100},
  pages={630 - 632}
}
The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe. By David I. Kertzer. (New York Random House. 2014. Pp. xxxiii, 553. $32.00. ISBN 978-0-8129-9346-2.)David Kertzer's The Pope and Mussolini offers a vividly descriptive, highly readable yet partial account of one of the most consequential political relationships of the twentieth century, between Pope Pius XI (Achille Ratti) and Italy's Fascist dictator Benito Mussolini. On the basis of extensive research in… Expand
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