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Foxe's book of martyrs

Author: John Foxe; Harold J Chadwick
Publisher: Gainesville, Fla. : Bridge-Logos, ©2001.
Series: Pure gold classic.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Foxe's Book of Martyrs, streamlined and reorganized for modern readers in this edition, is a classic of courage and faith. It chronicles the tragic yet triumphant stories of men and women who faced torture and martyrdom rather than deny their vision of truth and of God.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Foxe; Harold J Chadwick
ISBN: 0882708759 9780882708751
OCLC Number: 234313972
Notes: Updated ed. of: Actes and monuments / John Foxe.
"Updated to the 21st century"--Cover.
Includes index.
Description: xxiv, 442 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: The first sixteen centuries. The first Christian martyrs --
The beginning of general persecutions against the Church (A.D. 54-304) --
Constantine the Great (Emperor of Rome: A.D. 306-337) --
Persecutions during the thousand years of general peace (about A.D. 320-A.D. 1079) --
Papal persecutions and the Inquisition (1208-1834) --
Work and persecutions of John Wycliffe (about 1377-1384) --
Persecution and martyrdom of John Huss (1415) --
Persecution and martyrdom of Jerome of Prague (1416) --
Persecutions in England (1401-1541) --
Persecutions in Scotland (1527-1558) --
The martyrdom of William Tyndale (1536), John Frith, and Andrew Hewet (1533) --
Work and persecution of Martin Luther (1517-1546) --
The martyrdom of John Hooper, Bishop of Worchester (1555) --
The martyrdom of Dr. Rowland Taylor, Parish clergyman (1555) --
The martyrdom of Bishop Ridley and Bishop Latimer (1555) --
The martyrdom of Archbishop Cranmer (1556) --
The fires of Smithfield (1410-1556) --
The Saint Bartholomew Day Massacre (1572) --
The next three centuries. Persecution of Anne Hutchinson, Mary Dyer, Margaret Wilson, Madame Jeanne Guyton, and Miguel de Molinos --
Persecution of Donald Cargill, John Bunyan, George Fox, William Carey, and Robert Thomas --
This century. Modern martyrs. Martyrs today : the past century --
Martyrs today : this century.
Series Title: Pure gold classic.
Other Titles: Actes and monuments
New Foxe's book of martyrs
Responsibility: John Foxe ; [rewritten and updated by Harold J. Chadwick].

Abstract:

Foxe's Book of Martyrs, streamlined and reorganized for modern readers in this edition, is a classic of courage and faith. It chronicles the tragic yet triumphant stories of men and women who faced torture and martyrdom rather than deny their vision of truth and of God.

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