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Martyrs and martyrdom in England, c.1400-1700

Author: Thomas S Freeman; Thomas F Mayer
Publisher: Woodbridge : Boydell & Brewer, 2007.
Series: Studies in modern British religious history, v. 15.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fresh examination of the idea of martyrdom in the transition from the medieval to the modern periods.

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Genre/Form: Church history
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas S Freeman; Thomas F Mayer
ISBN: 9781843832904 1843832909
OCLC Number: 137312573
Description: x, 249 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Over Their Dead Bodies: Concepts of Martyrdom in Late Medieval and Early Modern England - Thomas S. FreemanImitatio Christi with a Vengeance: The Politicization of Martyrdom in Early Modern England - Thomas S. Freeman`Thus May a Man be a Martyr': The Notion, Language and Experiences of Martyrdom in Late Medieval England - Danna PiroyanskyWhich is Wyche? Lollardy and Sanctity in Lancastrian London - Richard A W RexSaints and Martyrs in Tyndale and More - Brad GregoryBecket's Bones Burnt! Cardinal Pole and the Invention and Dissemination of an Atrocity - Thomas Mayer`A Saynt in the Devyls Name': Heroes and Villains in the Martyrdom of Robert Barnes - Alec RyrieMartyrs and Anti-martyrs and Mary Tudor's Church - William WizemanRobert Persons's Comfortable History of England - Victor Houliston`Charles the First and Christ the Second': The Creation of a Political Martyr - Andrew LaceyThe Martyrdom of Sir Henry Vane the Younger: From Apocalyptic Witness to Heroic Whig - John Coffey
Series Title: Studies in modern British religious history, v. 15.
Responsibility: edited by Thomas S. Freeman & Thomas F. Mayer.

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Adds to existing scholarship as its authors collectively study the early-modern narrowing of martyrdom's definition to mean specifically violent deaths for religion, the various polemical and Read more...

 
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