Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 January 1987

340 Pages

ISBN: 9780198229384

Bookseller Code (06)

Foreign Protestant Communities in Sixteenth-Century London

Andrew Pettegree

A Clarendon Press Publication

Oxford Historical Monographs

This study examines the impact of the first major influx of foreign refugees into Britain: the Protestant exiles of the Reformation era. The refugees exercised a powerful influence over the course of the Reformation at home and abroad and provided a significant economic structure for a flagging urban economy.