Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “La Reforma Radical” as Want to Read:
La Reforma Radical
For more than 30 years George Williams' monumental _The Radical Reformation_ has been an essential reference work for historians of early modern Europe, narrating in rich, interpretative detail the interconnected stories of radical groups operating at the margins of the mainline Reformation. In its scope--spanning all of Europe from Spain to Poland, from Denmark to ...more
Hardcover, 1017 pages
Published by Fondo de Cultura Economica USA
(first published January 1st 1962)
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Start your review of La Reforma Radical
I'm still working on this book. The adjectives that could best describe it are "exhaustive" and "encyclopedic." If I could take a time machine back and review this work in the 1950s (when the first edition came out), I would probably give it 5 stars. This book brings together the pieces to define the "Radical Reformation" (in contrast with the "Magisterial Reformation" of Luther and Calvin). Williams's argument is that the wide variety of dissident Christian religious groups that formed in ...more