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The Great Medieval Heretics: Five Centuries of Religious Dissent [Hardcover]

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Pages   241
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.28" Width: 6.32" Height: 0.95"
Weight:   1.12 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Jun 1, 2008
Publisher   Bluebridge
ISBN  1933346124  
EAN  9781933346120  


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Replete with terror, passion, and hope, this gripping narrative history explores the intricate mysteries of medieval Europe through the lives of the great heretics whose beliefs and practices challenged the teachings of an all-powerful church. Five centuries of social and spiritual turmoil are covered through a vivid and telling mix of events, personalities, and ideas. A host of figures are discussed in detail, including Bogomil, an obscure priest from the Balkans who introduced Manichean ideas to parishioners; Henry the Monk, who eluded capture and prepared southern France for the Cathars; Marguerite Porete, the great mystic who was burned at the stake; Fra Dolcino, whose brigand followers terrorized northern Italy; and the heralds of the Reformation, John Wyclif and Jan Hus. By the end of the Middle Ages, the courageous lives and beliefs of these and the other heretics discussed had transformed the religious, cultural, and political map of Europe.

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Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Michael Frassetto teaches history at the University of Delaware and has written extensively on the history of medieval heresy, religion, and society. He was the religion editor for "Encyclopaedia Britannica" for a number of years. He lives in Medford, New Jersey.

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An intriguing account looking at the past and how far some people are willing to go for their beliefs.  Sep 3, 2008
To have one's own religious beliefs is a right that every American is guaranteed. "The Great Medieval Heretics: Five Centuries of Religious Dissent" is a look at a time where such a right was unheard of, and the Church held great power. Going over the centuries looking at those who dared to believe different, be it for better or worse. It's an intriguing account looking at the past and how far some people are willing to go for their beliefs. "The Great Medieval Heretics" is enhanced with an index, glossary, and other appendixes to help one's educational experience, making it highly recommended to those with an interest everywhere.
 
great book for those who seek knowledgeabout heresy in the Middle Ages  Aug 30, 2008
Great book on a glanced over topic in many history books. Easy to read written to the comman man not the high brow scholar. Great source for history teachers as a primer for the Protestant Reformation and its origins
 

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