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Review: The Reformation

User Review  - Robby Binette - Goodreads

Probably one of the best books I've ever read on the time period and the history of the Church. Unfortunately, this book is not for your average Joe but more for the history buffs. It's a very academic piece and very throughly researched. May be hard to grasp for some. Read full review

Review: The Reformation

User Review  - Fred - Goodreads

This is one of the better books on the Reformation that I have read partly because the author doesn't appear to have a religious or atheistic axe to grind. He presents the information with as little ... Read full review

Review: The Reformation

User Review  - Adam Yoshida - Goodreads

An engaging history that manages to span centuries, cultures, and continents. My one reservation: the author's annoying insistence on referring to the British Isles as the "Atlantic Isles" drove me nuts. Read full review

Review: The Reformation

User Review  - Czarny Pies - Goodreads

This is a stunning work of synthesis. Mr. MacCulloch gives a strong analysis of the Reformation not only in France, Germany and England but he also examines the movements in Poland, Italy and Spain ... Read full review

Review: The Reformation

User Review  - Jonathan - Goodreads

Reading this book was one of those awesome experiences, where one felt that there was something to learn, to contemplate or to scowl over on every page. MacCulloch's magisterial work is quite simply ... Read full review

Review: The Reformation

User Review  - Zachary Moore - Goodreads

MacCulloch's book is a strong general history of the reformation. It is crisply written and engaging and avoids bogging down its narrative by not dwelling too long on any individual figure or topic ... Read full review

Review: The Reformation

User Review  - Jarvo - Goodreads

A book which really makes it clear how significant the reformation has been for the history of the west. However I find myself agreeing with Frank Stein (whose goodreads review I chanced up on whilst ... Read full review

Review: The Reformation

User Review  - Jerome Tjerkstra - Goodreads

Excellent historical overview until the end...where the author "tips his hand" and can't help but insert his very own "tired" progressive inclination to wish the Roman Catholic Church would just become more Protestant. Read full review

Review: The Reformation

User Review  - Nosemonkey - Goodreads

Glorious stuff. Not perfect, but how the hell could you explain every single aspect of the Reformation across Europe to everyone's satisfaction without leaving out vast amounts of detail? The very ... Read full review

Review: The Reformation

User Review  - Joe Bonello - Goodreads

This treatise, together with the same author's 'History of Christianity' offer a magisterial account of Christendom and the earthquake that shook it over the last few hundred years. The main tool for ... Read full review


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