John Goodwin and the Puritan Revolution: Religion and Intellectual Change in Seventeenth-Century England

John Goodwin and the Puritan Revolution: Religion and Intellectual Change in Seventeenth-Century England

by John Coffey
     
 

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'A major contribution to our understanding of the English Revolution.' Ann Hughes, Professor of Early Modern History, Keele University.See more details below

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'A major contribution to our understanding of the English Revolution.' Ann Hughes, Professor of Early Modern History, Keele University.

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A big, richly detailed book. CHURCH HISTORYAn exemplary intellectual biography which is rich in detail and highly sophisticated in its account of theological difference in seventeenth-century England. H-NET REVIEWSCoffey is a superb writer and an authority on mid-seventeenth-century British history.... (He) has written the first full-length biography of Goodwin since the nineteenth century, and this study may well prove as durable as its predecessor. RENAISSANCE QUARTERLYA full, scholarly and clear account.an extremely valuable narrative, which casts wider light on the 1640s and 1650s. ARCHIVESA valuable contribution to our understanding of the religious disputes of the Civil War and Interregnum. (...) A well-argued and well-documented study. JOURNAL OF BRITISH STUDIESCoffey skilfully details the life of this important figure within the broader context of contemporary print culture and the many social and religious networks that were key to the Puritan Revolution. ANGLICAN AND EPISCOPAL HISTORY

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ISBN-13:
9781843832652
Publisher:
Boydell & Brewer, Limited
Publication date:
10/19/2006
Series:
Studies in Modern British Religious History Series
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
0.81(w) x 9.21(h) x 6.14(d)

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