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Celestial Wonders in Reformation Germany

1st Edition

By Ken Kurihara

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224 pages

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Celestial phenomena were often harnessed for use by clerics in early modern Germany. Kurihara examines how and why interest in these events grew in this period, how the clergy exploited these beliefs and the role of sectarianism in Germany at this time.

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Religious Cultures in the Early Modern World

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HIS014000
HISTORY / Europe / Germany