#249 – Papal Zouaves, Part I

In 1860, faced with threats of Italian nationalism, the Pope appealed for help. Thousands of Catholics traveled to Rome to protect Pius IX and to give their lives for their faith.

The Vatican Rifles

The Pope’s Legion: The Multinational Fighting Force that Defended the Vatican by Charles A. Coulombe

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