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 pope - as bishop of Rome
 Pope, Alexander
  - brief biography
  - fuller account
  - on Garrick as an actor
  - and Turnip Townshend
  - at Sherborne Castle
  - association with Mary Toft
 Pop goes the weasel!
 Popish Plot - of 1678
  - brief account
 Popovtsi - and the Old Believers
 Poppaea - adored by Nero
 Pöppelmann, M.D. - and Augustus
 Popper, Karl
 Poppy Day
 Popular Front for the Liberation of Oman
  - of Britain in 1991
 porcelain - discovered in T'ang dynasty
  - European quest for the secret
  - soft- and hard-paste
  - and J.F. Böttger
 Porlock (Somerset)
  - a person from
 porphyria - and George III
 Porphyry - pupil of Plotinus
 porridge (oatmeal)
 Porridge (TV series)
 Port Arthur - seized by Russia in 1898
 port - origins of the fortified wine
  - brief account
 Portales, Diego - caudíllo in Chile
 Portalis, Jean - and the Code Napoléon
  - Japanese attack in 1904
  - under Japanese control from 1905
 Porte - origin of name in Istanbul
 Porter, Endymion - portrait by Dobson
 Portillo, José López - in Mexico
 Portinari, Beatrice - and Dante
 Portinari, Tommaso - banker in Bruges
 Portinari Altarpiece - by van der Goes
 Port Jackson - the site of Sydney
 Portland cement
 Portland stone
 Portland vase - and Roman glass
  - and Wedgwood
 Portmeirion (Gwynedd)
 Port Natal - and Piet Retief
  - taken by the British in 1842
 Portobello Road (London)
 Portobelo - and Spanish trade
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