Visionary ReformerBook - 2015?
The sixteenth-century German friar whose public conflict with the medieval Roman Church triggered the Protestant Reformation, Martin Luther was neither an unblemished saint nor a single-minded religious zealot according to this provocative new biography by Scott Hendrix. The author presents Luther as a man of his time: a highly educated scholar and teacher and a gifted yet flawed human being driven by an optimistic yet ultimately unrealized vision of "true religion....
Publisher: New Haven :, Yale University Press,, [2015?]
Branch Call Number: BIO LUTHER
Characteristics: xxi, 341 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm