Examines the attempted assassination of Pope John Paul II on 13 May 1981. Details the circumstances that led to the assassination attempt, the individuals and countries involved, and the various published reports about the assassination attempt, particularly the possible involvement of the Bulgarians and the Russians.
Melady, T. P. and Kikoski, J.F. (1985). The Attempted Assassination Of The Pope. Orbis 28(4), 775-801.