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Characters of the reformation

Hilaire Belloc

Characters of the reformation

by Hilaire Belloc

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Published by Sheed & Ward in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reformation -- Biography

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    Statementby Hilaire Belloc.
    SeriesImage books -- D77
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR"315"1940
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200 p.
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21136793M

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    Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Belloc, Hilaire, Characters of the Reformation. New York: Sheed & Ward, Buy Characters of the Reformation by Hilaire Belloc (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1.

    The information about The Reformation shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book .   Among the characters he examines are Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn, Elizabeth I, St. Thomas More, Mary Tudor, Thomas Cromwell, William Cecil, Mary Stuart, Cardinal Richelieu and many more. Belloc illustrates how the motives of the Protestant leaders were rarely religious in nature, but usually political or economic.5/5(1).


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One of the most fascinating books ever written by the great Catholic historian Belloc, he presents in bold colors the 23 principal characters of the Protestant Reformation, focusing primarily on those figures concerned with the events in England, analyzing their strengths, mistakes, motives and deeds which changed the course of history.5/5(2).

Characters of the Reformation is a great insight into the motives of the folks who brought us the reformation. If you like Plutarch's Lives of famous Roman and Greeks, you'll like this book's style. Belloc examines each person's virtues and foibles, showing how they led to the split of Western Christendom.5/5(5).

Hilaire Belloc graduated from Oxford with first class honors in History. He authored "over a hundred books on history, economics, military science and travel, plus novels and poetry" (from inside rear flap).

This book is, as it were, a sampler of Belloc's historical work on the Reformation ()/5(51). Characters of The Reformation; One of the most fascinating books ever written by the great Catholic historian Belloc, he presents in bold colors the 23 principal characters of the Protestant Reformation, focusing primarily on those figures concerned with the events in England, analyzing their strengths, mistakes, motives and deeds which changed the course of history.

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He focuses primarily on those figures who changed the course of English history, analyzing their strengths, mistakes, motives and deeds. A History of the Protestant Reformation in England and Ireland William Cobbett. Though written by a Protestant (between and ), this book has been repeatedly reprinted by Catholic publishers because of the tremendous light it sheds on English history from Henry VIII () thru George III (), showing that England was better off before the Reformation than after.

Get this from a library! Characters of the Reformation. [Hilaire Belloc] -- Historical portraits of 23 men and women in the Great Religious Revolution of the 16th century.

Books analyzes their strengths, weaknesses, motives and mistakes and shows how this or that seemingly.This is a book from the early s, when that older, more ecclesiastical view of Reformation history was starting to change.

It’s about the early Reformation in Germany, and although Luther appears in it, it’s not really about the grand narrative of Luther’s revolt.OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published Description: v, pages ; 19 cm: Contents: Nature of the Reformation --King Henry VIII --Catherine of Aragon --Anne Boleyn --Thomas Cromwell --Saint Thomas More --Pope Clement the Seventh --Thomas Cranmer --Stephen Gardiner --Mary Tudor --Queen Elizabeth --Mary Stuart --William Cecil --Henry IV of .