The Splendor and the Scandal : Building St. Peter'sBook - 2006
Scotti traces Pope Julius II's early 16th century construction of a new basilica in place of the Emperor Constantine's millennium-old St. Peter's Basilica. He also documents how building efforts spanned two centuries and more than two dozen papacies.
Publisher: New York, NY : Viking, 2006.
Branch Call Number: 726.50945634 SCO
Characteristics: xx, 299 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Splendor and the scandal, building St. Peter's