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  • The Age of Reformation

    The Tudor and Stewart Realms 1485-1603, 2nd Edition

    By Alec Ryrie

    The Age of Reformation charts how religion, politics and social change were always intimately interlinked in the sixteenth century, from the murderous politics of the Tudor court to the building and fragmentation of new religious and social identities in the parishes. In this book, Alec Ryrie…

    Paperback – 2017-01-19
    Routledge
    Religion, Politics and Society in Britain

  • Mormonism: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By John Charles Duffy, David J Howlett

    Although often regarded as marginal or obscure, Mormonism is a significant American religious minority, numerically and politically. The successes and struggles of this U.S. born religion reveal much about how religion operates in U.S. society. Mormonism: The Basics introduces the teachings,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Religion in America: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Michael Pasquier

    Religion in America: The Basics is a concise introduction to the historical development of religions in the United States. It is an invitation to explore the complex tapestry of religious beliefs and practices that shaped life in North America from the colonial encounters of the fifteenth century…

    Paperback – 2016-10-21
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • The Routledge Guidebook to Augustine's Confessions

    1st Edition

    By Catherine Conybeare

    Augustine’s Confessions is one of the most significant works of Western culture. Cast as a long, impassioned conversation with God, it is intertwined with passages of life-narrative and with key theological and philosophical insights. It is enduringly popular, and justly so. The Routledge…

    Paperback – 2016-06-23
    Routledge
    The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to John Owen's Theology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kelly M. Kapic, Mark Jones

    John Owen (1616-1683) is regarded as one of the greatest theologians Britain ever produced. Owen has had an important historical and theological influence, and his significance is widely recognized today. As a revival in Owen studies and reprints has taken place, this much-needed companion by an…

    Paperback – 2015-06-28
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Sourcebook of Religion and the American Civil War

    A History in Documents, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert R. Mathisen

    In recent years, the intersection of religion and the American Civil War has been the focus of a growing area of scholarship. However, primary sources on this subject are housed in many different archives and libraries scattered across the U.S., and are often difficult to find. The Routledge…

    Hardback – 2014-11-17
    Routledge

  • Christianity: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Bruce Chilton

    Christianity: The Basics is a compelling introduction to both the central pillars of the Christian faith and the rich and varied history of this most global of global religions. This book traces the development of Christianity through an exploration of some of the key beliefs, practices and…

    Paperback – 2014-07-10
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Muslims and Crusaders

    Christianity’s Wars in the Middle East, 1095-1382, from the Islamic Sources, 1st Edition

    By Niall Christie

    Muslims and Crusaders supplements and counterbalances the numerous books that tell the story of the crusading period from the European point of view, enabling readers to achieve a broader and more complete perspective on the period. It presents the Crusades from the perspective of those against…

    Paperback – 2014-06-25
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to the Counter-Reformation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alexandra Bamji, Geert H. Janssen, Mary Laven

    'In the last two decades, the history of the Counter-Reformation has been stretched and re-shaped in numerous directions. Reflecting the variety and innovation that characterize studies of early modern Catholicism today, this volume incorporates topics as diverse as life cycle and community,…

    Hardback – 2013-03-22
    Routledge

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Byzantine Hagiography

    Volume I: Periods and Places, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephanos Efthymiadis

    For an entire millennium, Byzantine hagiography, inspired by the veneration of many saints, exhibited literary dynamism and a capacity to vary its basic forms. The subgenres into which it branched out after its remarkable start in the fourth century underwent alternating phases of development and…

    Hardback – 2011-12-02
    Routledge

  • Nicholas of Cusa - A Companion to his Life and his Times

    1st Edition

    By Morimichi Watanabe, Edited by Gerald Christianson

    This work is a guide to the life, thought and activities of Nicholas of Cusa (1401-1464), the great fifteenth-century philosopher, theologian, jurist, author of mystical and ecclesiastical treatises, cardinal and reformer. It is intended not only for advanced scholars, but also for beginners and…

    Hardback – 2011-10-19
    Routledge

  • Friars on the Frontier

    Catholic Renewal and the Dominican Order in Southeastern Poland, 1594–1648, 1st Edition

    By Piotr Stolarski

    Focusing on the Dominican Order's activities in southeastern Poland from the canonisation of the Polish Dominican St Hyacinth (1594) to the outbreak of Bogdan Chmielnicki's Cossack revolt (1648-54) this book reveals the renovation and popularity of the pre-existing Mendicant culture of piety in the…

    Hardback – 2010-11-28
    Routledge
    Catholic Christendom, 1300-1700

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