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  1. The French Wars of Religion 1559-1598

    3rd Edition

    By R. J. Knecht

    Series: Seminar Studies

    In the second half of the sixteenth century, France was racked by religious civil wars and peace was only restored when Henry of Navarre finally converted to Catholicism, deciding – in his immortal phrase – that 'Paris is worth a mass'. In this lucid introduction to a complex period in French...

    Published June 9th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Persecution and Toleration in Protestant England 1558-1689

    By John Coffey

    Series: Studies In Modern History

    This fascinating work is the first overview of its subject to be published in over half a century. The issues it deals with are key to early modern political, religious and cultural history.The seventeenth century is traditionally regarded as a period of expanding and extended liberalism, when...

    Published November 5th 2000 by Routledge

  3. The Emergence of a Nation State

    The Commonwealth of England 1529-1660, 2nd Edition

    By Alan G. R. Smith

    Series: Foundations of Modern Britain

    This famous survey has been updated to incorporate the new perspectives of the last twelve years. The study opens with one Revolution, the Reformation, and closes with another - the Civil War of the mid-17th century and the abolition of the monarchy. Alan Smith explores the dramatic changes during...

    Published January 27th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Religious Thought in the Reformation

    2nd Edition

    By Bernard M. G. Reardon

    Most general accounts of the reformation concentrate on its events and personalities while recent scholarship has been largely devoted to its social and economic consequences. Benard Reardon's famous book has been designed specifically to reassert the role of religion in the study of reformation...

    Published July 10th 1995 by Routledge

  5. Radical Puritans in England 1550 - 1660

    By R.J. Acheson

    Series: Seminar Studies

    This study of religious tensions in Early Modern England explores the different religious separatist movements between 1550-1660. It describes the development of radical sectarianism during the reign of Charles I and explores why the unity of radical cause was shattered following the restoration of...

    Published March 4th 1990 by Routledge

  6. The English Reformation 1530 - 1570

    By W. J. Sheils

    Series: Seminar Studies

    The changes brought about during the English Reformation clearly reflected the desire of the Crown, government and landed classes to reduce the political power and landed wealth of the late medieval Church. This book covers the background to the Reformation, the processes which brought about these...

    Published March 27th 1989 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Religious Thought in the Reformation, 2nd Edition
    By Bernard M. G. Reardon
    To Be Published December 15th 2014
  2. The English Reformation 1530 - 1570
    By W. J. Sheils
    To Be Published December 15th 2014
  3. Henry VIII, 2nd Edition
    By Lucy Wooding
    To Be Published April 1st 2015

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