Conversion, Politics and Religion in England, 1580-1625
LaRocca, John J., The Catholic Historical Review
Conversion, Politics and Religion in England, 1580-1625. By Michael C. Questier. [Cambridge Studies in Early Modern British History.] (NewYork: Cambridge University Press. 1996. Pp. xiv, 240. $59.95.)
Dr. Questier has written an interesting and provocative book which should be read by anyone working in the area of Elizabethan and Jacobean religious history. Entering the battle over the nature of"English Catholicism" and when/ if England became a "nation of Protestants" through an examination of the phenomenon of conversion to and from the Church of Rome, he reminds those working in the field that religious allegiance was for some sixteenth- and seventeenth-century men and women a …
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Publication information: Article title: Conversion, Politics and Religion in England, 1580-1625. Contributors: LaRocca, John J. - Author. Journal title: The Catholic Historical Review. Volume: 84. Issue: 2 Publication date: April 1998. Page number: 348+. © 2003 The Catholic University of America Press. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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