Pacifica Radio's "Letters and Politics" discussed The Pope and Mussolini with David Kertzer on February 26th, 2014.
'The Pope and Mussolini' author David I. Kertzer discusses the surprising relationship between the two men. What actually passed between Pope Pius XI and Mussolini? Kertzer draws on newly released records to find out.
The Brandeis Magazine features spread from The Pope and Mussolini by David I. Kertzer, PHD'74.
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David Kertzer discusses his new book with Jennifer Hunter of The Toronto Star.
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The San Francisco Chronicle lists The Pope and Mussolini as one of its recommended books for the week of February 16th.
"Kertzer's captivating study lays out the uneasy bond between Pope Pius XI and Il Duce."
Publishers' Weekly Tip Sheet lists David Kertzer's 'The Pope and Mussolini' as one of the "Most Anticipated Spring Books"
National Book Award–finalist Kertzer exposes the fractious, co-dependent relationship between Pope Pius XI and Mussolini.
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David I. Kertzer talks about the complex and secret relationship that Pope Pius XI had with Italian dictator Benito Mussolini.
"The Pope and Mussolini" looks at the rise of fascism through the prism of the relationship between Il Duce and Pope Pius XI, both of whom came to power in 1922.
USA Today says ****. A "vividly recounted history...a tragic story."