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Title:
Benedict XVI : a life. Volume 1, Youth in Nazi Germany to the Second Vatican Council 1927-1965
Uniform Title:
Benedikt XVI. English
Publication Information:
London ; Oxford ; New York : Bloomsbury Continuum, 2020.
ISBN:
9781472979193
Physical Description:
xi, 500 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Language:
English
Abstract:
Based on countless hours of interviews in Rome with Pope Benedict XVI himself, this first volume of an authoritative biography follows the early life of the future Pope, from his days growing up in Germany and his conscription into the Hitler Youth duringWorld War II to his career as an academic theologian and eventual Archbishop of Munich.
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