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John Knox /
Jane Dawson.
imprint
New Haven : Yale University Press, 2016.
description
viii, 373 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm
ISBN
0300219709 (paperback), 9780300219708 (paperback)
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imprint
New Haven : Yale University Press, 2016.
isbn
0300219709 (paperback)
9780300219708 (paperback)
contents note
Rare and wonderful gifts -- Tinoterius: the man from the banks of the Tyne -- My first anchor -- Called by my God -- The realm of England -- Why held we back the salt? -- A farrago of ceremonies -- Double cares -- Pierced with anguish and sorrow -- Quietness of conscience and contentment of heart -- England, in refusing me, refused a friend -- Restorer of the Gospel among the Scots -- Churching it like a Scythian -- Sorrow, dolour, darkness and all impiety -- What have you to do with my marriage? -- Unthankful (yea alas miserable) Scotland -- This most miraculous victory and overthrow -- Weary of the world -- Haste, lest you come too late.
abstract
"In this definitive new biography of preacher, prophet and reformer John Knox, Jane Dawson shatters the myths, misconceptions and stereotypes surrounding the controversial leader of the Protestant Reformation in sixteenth-century Scotland."--Cover.
catalogue key
11225287
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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