Reformations is a lively, expansive history of the Protestant and Catholic Reformations and the momentous changes they set in motion. This survey of Western civilization’s transition from the Middle Ages to modernity brings that tumultuous period vividly to life. Eire connects the Protestant and Catholic Reformations in new and profound ways, and he demonstrates convincingly that this crucial turning point in history not only affected people long gone, but continues to shape our world and define who we are today.
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