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Vatican - the country's history

* Study the history of great country through interactive reading *

* Study the history of great country through interactive reading *

Vatican - the country's history

by Evgeny Erohin
Vatican - the country's history
Vatican - the country's history

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* Study the history of great country through interactive reading *

Vatican - the country's history

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1.0
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NA
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24Mb
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Books Family Trivia
Last updated
April 24, 2016
Release date
April 24, 2016
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* Study the history of great country through interactive reading *
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Vatican City is a walled enclave within the city of Rome. With an area of approximately 44 hectares (110 acres), and a population of 842, it is the smallest state in the world by both area and population. It is an ecclesiastical or sacerdotal-monarchical state ruled by the Bishop of Rome – the Pope. The highest state functionaries are all Catholic clergy of various national origins. Since the return of the Popes from Avignon in 1377, they have generally resided at the Apostolic Palace within what is now Vatican City, although at times residing instead in the Quirinal Palace in Rome or elsewhere. Vatican City is distinct from the Holy See which dates back to early Christianity and is the main episcopal see of 1.2 billion Latin and Eastern Catholic adherents around the globe. The independent city-state, on the other hand, came into existence in 1929 by the Lateran Treaty between the Holy See and Italy, which spoke of it as a new creation, not as a vestige of the much larger Papal States (756–1870), which had previously encompassed much of central Italy. According to the terms of the treaty, the Holy See has "full ownership, exclusive dominion, and sovereign authority and jurisdiction" over the city-state....

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