The Vatican City Author:Eugenio Pucci Over the centuries, the living symbol of the Church has been the Holy City of the Vatican, where the successor of Peter, the Pope, the Universal Pastor, lives, works and prays. — To better understand this City of the Vatican, this indipendent little State, surrounded by high walls and venerated by all Christendom, we offer this guide, in the hope... more » that here, the pilgrim, as well as the tourist, will find the essentials of what there is to admire and to know.
This is an English guidebook to the Vatican City translated from the Itallian. It has both black and white and color photographs, including a large pull-out color rendition of the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. It contains a chronological list of the pontiffs.« less