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Salvation at stake : Christian martyrdom in early modern Europe, Brad S. Gregory

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Salvation at stake : Christian martyrdom in early modern Europe
Title
Salvation at stake
Title remainder
Christian martyrdom in early modern Europe
Statement of responsibility
Brad S. Gregory
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In addition, he assesses the controversy over the meaning of executions for competing views of Christian truth and the intractable dispute over the distinction between true and false martyrs."--Jacket
  • "Brad Gregory explores Protestant, Catholic, and Anabaptist martyrs in a sustained fashion, addressing the similarities and differences in their self-understanding. He traces the processes and impact of their memorialization by co-believers, and he reconstructs the arguments of the ecclesiastical and civil authorities responsible for their deaths
  • In addition, he assesses the controversy over the meaning of executions for competing views of Christian truth and the intractable dispute over the distinction between true and false martyrs."--BOOK JACKET
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gregory, Brad S.
Dewey number
273.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BR307
LC item number
.G74 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Harvard historical studies
Series volume
134
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian martyrs
  • Martyrdom
  • Reformation
  • Martelaarschap
  • Reformatie
  • Martyrs chrétiens
  • Martyre
  • Réforme (Christianisme)
  • Martyrdom (Christianity)
Label
Salvation at stake : Christian martyrdom in early modern Europe, Brad S. Gregory
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 359-507) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Witnesses for the Gospel: Protestants and Martyrdom
  • 6.
  • Nachfolge Christi: Anabaptists and Martyrdom
  • 7.
  • The New Saints: Roman Catholics and Martyrdom
  • 8.
  • The Conflict of Interpretations
  • Conclusion: A Shared and Shattered Worldview
  • 1.
  • A Complex of Martyrs
  • 2.
  • The Late Medieval Inheritance
  • 3.
  • The Willingness to Kill
  • 4.
  • The Willingness to Die
Control code
41338074
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 528 pages
Isbn
9780674785519
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
99029379
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)41338074
Label
Salvation at stake : Christian martyrdom in early modern Europe, Brad S. Gregory
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 359-507) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Witnesses for the Gospel: Protestants and Martyrdom
  • 6.
  • Nachfolge Christi: Anabaptists and Martyrdom
  • 7.
  • The New Saints: Roman Catholics and Martyrdom
  • 8.
  • The Conflict of Interpretations
  • Conclusion: A Shared and Shattered Worldview
  • 1.
  • A Complex of Martyrs
  • 2.
  • The Late Medieval Inheritance
  • 3.
  • The Willingness to Kill
  • 4.
  • The Willingness to Die
Control code
41338074
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 528 pages
Isbn
9780674785519
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
99029379
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)41338074

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