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The short chronicle : a Poor Clare's account of the reformation of Geneva

Author: Jeanne de Jussie; Carrie F Klaus
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2006.
Series: Other voice in early modern Europe.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jeanne de Jussie (1503?61) experienced the Protestant Reformation from within the walls of the Convent of Saint Clare in Geneva. In her impassioned and engaging Short Chronicle, she offers a singular account of the Reformation, reporting not only on the larger clashes between Protestants and Catholics but also on events in her convent?devious city councilmen who lied to trusting nuns, lecherous soldiers who tried to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Jussie, Jeanne de, 1503-1561.
Short chronicle.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2006
(DLC) 2005022500
(OCoLC)61362672
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanne de Jussie; Carrie F Klaus
ISBN: 9780226417073 0226417077 1283976080 9781283976084
OCLC Number: 189547124
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxix, 214 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Acknowledgments; Series Editors' Introduction; Volume Editor's Introduction; Volume Editor's Bibliography; Note on Translation; The Short Chronicle; Series Editors' Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Other voice in early modern Europe.
Other Titles: Petite chronique.
Responsibility: Jeanne de Jussie ; edited and translated by Carrie F. Klaus.

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Offers an account of the Protestant Reformation, reporting on the larger clashes between Protestants and Catholics, and also on events in the author's convent. This work provides a fresh perspective  Read more...

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