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Foxe's Book of martyrs

Author: John Foxe; Marie Gentert King
Publisher: Old Tappan, N.J. : F.H. Revell, ©1968.
Series: Spire books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"They faced torture - brutality - the stake - rather than deny their vision of truth and of God. Unshakable in their faith and courage, these early reformers and martyrs have inspired the Christian Church for five centuries. This magnificent account of their ordeal - and its turbulent historical background - is an unequalled record of man's devotion to God in the face of persecution and atrocity, and a formidable  Read more...
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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Foxe; Marie Gentert King
OCLC Number: 3574326
Description: 396 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Spire books.
Other Titles: Book of marytrs
Responsibility: edited by Marie Gentert King.

Abstract:

"They faced torture - brutality - the stake - rather than deny their vision of truth and of God. Unshakable in their faith and courage, these early reformers and martyrs have inspired the Christian Church for five centuries. This magnificent account of their ordeal - and its turbulent historical background - is an unequalled record of man's devotion to God in the face of persecution and atrocity, and a formidable reminder "of a tragic and disastrous era." -- back cover.

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