'A very well packaged, attractive and informative book that would be enjoyed by the undergraduate or interested general reader alike' --Reference Reviews
'A valuable work of reference and virtually a history of the Papacy itself' --Contemporary Review
'[P.G. Maxwell-Stuart] relates the whole chronicle with gusto, including maps, time lines and extensive quotations from contemporary sources'
--The Catholic Herald
About the Author
Dr Peter Maxwell-Stuart is a Research Fellow in the Department of History and Economic History at the University of Aberdeen and an Honorary Fellow of the Institute of Reformation Studies.