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Martin Luther : renegade and prophet
Title:
Martin Luther : renegade and prophet
ISBN:
9780812996197
Physical Description:
xxxiii, 540 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents:
Mansfeld and mining -- The scholar -- The monastery -- Wittenberg -- Journeys and disputations -- The Leipzig debate -- The freedom of a christian -- The Diet of Worms -- In the Wartburg -- Karlstadt and the christian city of Wittenberg -- The Black Bear Inn -- The Peasants' War -- Marriage and the flesh -- Breakdown -- Augsburg -- Consolidation -- Friends and enemies -- Hatreds -- The charioteer of Israel.
Abstract:
"Examining the inner life of Martin Luther, the founding leader of the Reformation, the author reveals a literary genius who was full of contradictions and whose Ninety-Five Theses began the greatest upheaval and transformation of Christianity in history,"--NoveList.
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Format:
Book
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice:
New York : Random House, [2017]