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a quest for the truth behind the mystery of Pope Joan

by Peter Stanford

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Published by W. Heinemann in London .
Written in English

  • Joan (Legendary Pope),
  • Church history -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.,
  • Popes -- Legends.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-[198]) and index.

    Other titlesPope Joan
    StatementPeter Stanford.
    LC ClassificationsBX958.F2 S734 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination205 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL102450M
    ISBN 100434024589
    LC Control Number99217881

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