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A History of the Inquisition of the Middle Ages

Volume 2

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Part of Cambridge Library Collection - Medieval History

  • Date Published: June 2010
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781108014847

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  • This comprehensive three-volume history of the medieval Inquisition by the influential American scholar Henry Charles Lea, first published in 1888, was firmly based on primary sources, and adopted a rationalist approach that departed from the pious tone of earlier histories of the middle ages. Lea was convinced that the Inquisition was not arbitrarily devised and implemented but was an inevitable consequence of forces that were dominant in thirteenth-century Christian society. In Volume 2 Lea focuses mainly on the Inquisition in France, Iberia, Italy and Germany. He delves into the relationship between religion and State in the Languedoc region and describes how the University of Paris obstructed the Inquisition's activity. Lea notes that there was almost no Inquisition presence in Portugal, while in Italy sporadic popular opposition to the Inquisition was noticeable. He also explains how the Bohemian reformer John Huss fell victim to the Inquisition in Germany.

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    • Date Published: June 2010
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781108014847
    • length: 604 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 140 x 31 mm
    • weight: 0.69kg
    • availability: Available
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    Book II. The Inquisition in the Several Lands of Christendom:
    1. Languedoc
    2. France
    3. The Spanish peninsula
    4. Italy
    5. The Slavic Cathari
    6. Germany
    7. Bohemia
    8. The Hussites
    Appendix of documents.

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    Henry Charles Lea

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