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Luther : man between God and the Devil

Author: Heiko Augustinus Oberman; Eileen Walliser-Schwarzbart
Publisher: New Haven, CT. ; London : Yale University Press, 2006. ©1989
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Written by an authority on Martin Luther, this is the definitive biography of the central figure of the Protestant Reformation.

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Church history
Named Person: Martin Luther; Martin Luther
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Heiko Augustinus Oberman; Eileen Walliser-Schwarzbart
ISBN: 0300103131 9780300103137
OCLC Number: 82912530
Notes: Translation of: Luther : Mensch zwischen Gott und Teufel.
Description: xx, 380 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Contents: Preface to the English edition --
Preface to the first edition --
The longed-for-reformation --
A German event --
A medieval event --
An elemental event --
The unexpected reformation --
The road to Wittenberg: decisions before the reformation --
The reformation breakthrough --
The reformer attacked --
The reformation in peril --
Life between God and the Devil --
Discord in the reformation --
Christianity between God and the Devil --
Wedded bliss and world peace: in defiance of the Devil --
The man and his deeds --
Epilogue: Luther as he was --
Chronological outline.
Other Titles: Luther.
Responsibility: Heiko A. Oberman ; translated by Eileen Walliser-Schwarzbart.

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"If the world is to gain from Luther it must turn to the real Luther - furious, violent, foul-mouthed, passionately concerned. Him it will find in Oberman's book, a labour of love." G. R. Elton, Read more...

 
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