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Vatican City State

  • Barry Turner
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

For many centuries the Popes bore temporal sway over a territory stretching across mid-Italy. In the 19th century the Papal States were incorporated into the Italian Kingdom. On 11 Feb. 1929 a treaty between the Italian Government and the Vatican recognized the sovereignty of the Holy See in the city of the Vatican.

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Judicial Power Postage Stamp Vatican City Euro Coin Permanent Observer 
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Stato della Città del Vaticano

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Further Reading

  1. Reese, T., Inside the Vatican. Harvard Univ. Press, 1997Google Scholar
  2. Permanent Observer Mission to the UN: http://www.holyseemission.org

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2003

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  • Barry Turner

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