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The Resource God's bankers : a history of money and power at the Vatican, Gerald Posner

God's bankers : a history of money and power at the Vatican, Gerald Posner

Label
God's bankers : a history of money and power at the Vatican
Title
God's bankers
Title remainder
a history of money and power at the Vatican
Statement of responsibility
Gerald Posner
Title variation
History of money and power at the Vatican
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Revealing a history of mysterious deaths, shady characters, and moral and political tensions, exposes the inner workings of the Catholic Church to trace how the Vatican evolved from an institution of faith into an extremely wealthy corporate power
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Posner, Gerald L
Dewey number
364.16/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BX1950
LC item number
.P68 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catholic Church
  • Catholic Church
  • Istituto per le opere di religione
  • Catholic Church
  • Catholic Church
  • Catholic Church
  • Banks and banking
Target audience
adult
Label
God's bankers : a history of money and power at the Vatican, Gerald Posner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 521-702) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Murder in London -- The last pope king -- Enter the black nobles -- "Merely a palace, not a state" -- An unholy alliance -- "The pope banker" -- Prelude to war -- A policy of silence -- The blacklist -- Blood money -- A Nazi spy in the Vatican? -- The ratline -- "He's no pope" -- The men of confidence -- "You can't run the church on Hail Marys" -- Operation Fraulein -- Il crack sindona -- The battle of two scorpions -- "A psychopathic paranoid" -- The year of three popes -- The backdoor deal -- "The Vatican has abandoned me" -- "You have to kill the pope" -- "Tell your father to be quiet" -- "Protect the source" -- "A heck of a lot of money" -- "I've been poisoned" -- White finance -- Suitcases of cash -- Burying the trail on Nazi gold -- "A criminal underground in the priesthood" -- "His inbox was a disaster" -- The kingmaker becomes king -- "As flat as stale beer" -- Chasing the white list -- The world has changed -- The power broker -- The butler -- A vote of no confidence -- "A time bomb" -- The Swiss James Bond -- "The people's pope" -- "Back from the dead."
Control code
ocn883147998
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xiv, 732 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781416576570
Lccn
2014021061
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
364.168 P843 ; XX-N ; [A14BP131, #71, 3@32.00, LAP/CD] ; [P14IP805, #37, 3@32.00, LAP/JKS]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 883147998
  • (OCoLC)883147998
Label
God's bankers : a history of money and power at the Vatican, Gerald Posner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 521-702) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Murder in London -- The last pope king -- Enter the black nobles -- "Merely a palace, not a state" -- An unholy alliance -- "The pope banker" -- Prelude to war -- A policy of silence -- The blacklist -- Blood money -- A Nazi spy in the Vatican? -- The ratline -- "He's no pope" -- The men of confidence -- "You can't run the church on Hail Marys" -- Operation Fraulein -- Il crack sindona -- The battle of two scorpions -- "A psychopathic paranoid" -- The year of three popes -- The backdoor deal -- "The Vatican has abandoned me" -- "You have to kill the pope" -- "Tell your father to be quiet" -- "Protect the source" -- "A heck of a lot of money" -- "I've been poisoned" -- White finance -- Suitcases of cash -- Burying the trail on Nazi gold -- "A criminal underground in the priesthood" -- "His inbox was a disaster" -- The kingmaker becomes king -- "As flat as stale beer" -- Chasing the white list -- The world has changed -- The power broker -- The butler -- A vote of no confidence -- "A time bomb" -- The Swiss James Bond -- "The people's pope" -- "Back from the dead."
Control code
ocn883147998
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xiv, 732 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781416576570
Lccn
2014021061
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
364.168 P843 ; XX-N ; [A14BP131, #71, 3@32.00, LAP/CD] ; [P14IP805, #37, 3@32.00, LAP/JKS]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 883147998
  • (OCoLC)883147998

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