Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Compelling history of Pope Pius IX and birth of Italian republic

June 22, 2018 The Providence Journal

Reviewer Tim Norton says Faculty Fellow David Kertzer's new book, The Pope Who Would Be King, is an "important contribution in understanding the many ways that the Catholic Church, cloaked with unquestioned power in the Papal States of Europe, conspired to keep it."

Compelling history of Pope Pius IX and birth of Italian republic (David Kertzer featured) – The Providence Journal