By Nick Page
500 years in the past, Martin Luther nailed his rules to a church door - and the Reformation all started. or even it used to be a bit extra complex than that.
Nick web page brings his talents as an unlicensed historian to undergo in this key interval in ecu (and international) historical past with the intention to discover every thing you must learn about the Reformation - with a good few bits you by no means desired to be aware of thrown in for sturdy measure.
Historians let us know that the Protestant Reformation laid the rules for the commercial Revolution, spiritual freedom, and all kinds of alternative good stuff. yet what truly occurred? Who have been the winners and the losers, the ogres and the sweetness queens of this key second in church historical past? (spoiler: there were not any good looks queens)
In-depth examine, old research and state-of-the-art guesswork mix to scintillating impact during this fast-moving exam of the unusual and lovely whirlwind that used to be church existence in overdue medieval Europe.
'You have been predestined to learn this.' John Calvin
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