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By John Knox

This variation of the main major political writings of the sixteenth-century Protestant reformer John Knox provides actual yet available types of all of his writings at the subject matter of uprising, together with his infamous First Blast of the Trumpet opposed to the vast Regiment of ladies, and offers scholars and students alike with the technique of tracing the evolution of his political radicalism and comparing its influence. the 1st entire version of Knox's political writings, it sheds vital new mild at the political and non secular considered the Reformation interval.

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