Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 May 2016

288 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719054884

Bookseller Code (06)


Calvinist churches in early modern Europe

Andrew Spicer

Published by Manchester University Press

Studies in Early Modern European History MUP

  • Based on original research and site visits extending from Cape Wrath (in Scotland) to the Transylvanian Alps Cross-European study of the impact of religious belief on church architecture during the late sixteenth and seventeenth centuries Interdisciplinary study, using religious architecture as means by which to examine the impact and influence of the Reformation and how it was tempered by vested interests and the nature of the religious settlement First attempt to examine the impact of a single religious confession on places of worship during the early modern period Extensive illustrations