Reviews

Author: 
Katharina SchÖ¼tz Zell
Reviewer: 
Tryntje Helfferich

Helfferich on Zell, 'Church Mother: The Writings of a Protestant Reformer in Sixteenth-Century Germany'

Katharina SchÖ¼tz Zell. Church Mother: The Writings of a Protestant Reformer in Sixteenth-Century Germany. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2006. xxix + 267 pp. $22.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-97967-0.

Reviewed by Tryntje Helfferich (University of California, Santa Barbara) Published on H-HRE (October, 2006)

Practical Piety in Reformation Strassburg

Author: 
Wim Blockmans, Nicolette Mout, eds.
Reviewer: 
Amy R. Caldwell

Caldwell on Blockmans and Mout, 'The World of Charles V'

Wim Blockmans, Nicolette Mout, eds. The World of Charles V. Amsterdam: University of Chicago Press, 2004. vii + 364 pp. $60.00 (paper), ISBN 978-90-6984-420-6.

Reviewed by Amy R. Caldwell (Department of History, California State University, Channel Islands) Published on H-HRE (October, 2006)

It's Your Birthday, Charles V

Author: 
Christopher Boyd Brown
Reviewer: 
Bartlett Butler

Butler on Brown, 'Singing the Gospel: Lutheran Hymns and the Success of the Reformation'

Christopher Boyd Brown. Singing the Gospel: Lutheran Hymns and the Success of the Reformation. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2005. i + 298 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-01705-4.

Reviewed by Bartlett Butler (Emeritus, Luther College) Published on H-HRE (September, 2006)

Another Look at the Reformation in Germany

Author: 
Kevin Siena, ed.
Reviewer: 
Susan R. Boettcher

Boettcher on Siena, 'Sins of the Flesh: Responding to Sexual Disease in Early Modern Europe'

Kevin Siena, ed. Sins of the Flesh: Responding to Sexual Disease in Early Modern Europe. Toronto: Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, 2005. 292 pp. $21.50, ISBN 978-0-7727-2029-0.

Reviewed by Susan R. Boettcher (Department of History, University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-HRE (September, 2006)

Dis-Eased?

Author: 
Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq
Reviewer: 
Tryntje Helfferich

Helfferich on de Busbecq, 'The Turkish Letters of Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq: Imperial Ambassador at Constantinople 1554-1562'

Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq. The Turkish Letters of Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq: Imperial Ambassador at Constantinople 1554-1562. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2005. xvi + 265 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8071-3071-1.

Reviewed by Tryntje Helfferich (University of California, Santa Barbara) Published on H-HRE (September, 2006)

An Imperial Envoy in Suleiman's Court

Author: 
Stephan FÖ¼ssel
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Spinks

Spinks on FÖ¼ssel, 'Gutenberg and the Impact of Printing'

Stephan FÖ¼ssel. Gutenberg and the Impact of Printing. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2005. 216 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7546-3537-6.

Reviewed by Jennifer Spinks (School of Historical Studies, University of Melbourne) Published on H-HRE (August, 2006)

Elite and Popular Print Culture in Early Modern Europe

Author: 
Maarten Prak
Reviewer: 
Violet Soen

Soen on Prak, 'The Dutch Republic in the Seventeenth Century: The Golden Age'

Maarten Prak. The Dutch Republic in the Seventeenth Century: The Golden Age. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. xii + 317 pp. $84.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-84352-2; $27.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-60460-4.

Reviewed by Violet Soen (Department of Early Modern History, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven) Published on H-HRE (July, 2006)

Author: 
Bradin Cormack, Carla Mazzio
Reviewer: 
Susan R. Boettcher

Boettcher on Cormack and Mazzio, 'Book Use, Book Theory: 1500-1700'

Bradin Cormack, Carla Mazzio. Book Use, Book Theory: 1500-1700. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005. xi + 124 pp. $15.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-943056-34-0.

Reviewed by Susan R. Boettcher (Department of History, University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-HRE (May, 2006)

The Minutiae of Book Use

Author: 
Nancy Bradley Warren
Reviewer: 
Katrin E. Sjursen

Sjursen on Warren, 'Women of God and Arms: Female Spirituality and Political Conflict, 1380-1600'

Nancy Bradley Warren. Women of God and Arms: Female Spirituality and Political Conflict, 1380-1600. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005. 272 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-3892-1.

Reviewed by Katrin E. Sjursen (Department of History, University of California Santa Barbara) Published on H-HRE (May, 2006)

Transgressing the Borders

Author: 
Jacques Le Goff
Reviewer: 
Monica I. Orozco

Orozco on Goff, 'The Birth of Europe'

Jacques Le Goff. The Birth of Europe. Boston: Blackwell Publishers, 2005. 274 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-631-22888-2; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4051-5682-0.

Reviewed by Monica I. Orozco (Department of History, University of California, Santa Barbara) Published on H-HRE (May, 2006)

Europe and the Long Middle Ages

Author: 
Clarissa Campbell Orr, ed.
Reviewer: 
Joseph F. Patrouch

Patrouch on Orr, 'Queenship in Europe, 1660-1815: The Role of the Consort'

Clarissa Campbell Orr, ed. Queenship in Europe, 1660-1815: The Role of the Consort. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. xvii + 419 pp. $129.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-81422-5.

Reviewed by Joseph F. Patrouch (Department of History, Florida International University) Published on H-HRE (May, 2006)

The Holy Roman Empire as Web of Dynastic Relations

Author: 
Daniel J. Cohen, Roy Rosenzweig
Reviewer: 
Brad Eden

Eden on Cohen and Rosenzweig, 'Digital History: A Guide to Gathering, Preserving, and Presenting the Past on the Web'

Daniel J. Cohen, Roy Rosenzweig. Digital History: A Guide to Gathering, Preserving, and Presenting the Past on the Web. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006. 316 pp. $28.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8122-1923-4.

Reviewed by Brad Eden (University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas) Published on H-HRE (March, 2006)

The Web for Historians

Author: 
David Hotchkiss Price
Reviewer: 
Andrew L. Thomas

Thomas on Price, 'Albrecht DÖ¼rer's Renaissance: Humanism, Reformation, and the Art of Faith'

David Hotchkiss Price. Albrecht DÖ¼rer's Renaissance: Humanism, Reformation, and the Art of Faith. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2003. xxii + 337 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-11343-9.

Reviewed by Andrew L. Thomas (Department of History and Political Science, Salem College) Published on H-HRE (March, 2006)

Compliments for Complements

Author: 
R. Po-chia Hsia
Reviewer: 
Luke Clossey

Clossey on Hsia, 'The World of Catholic Renewal, 1540-1770'

R. Po-chia Hsia. The World of Catholic Renewal, 1540-1770. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. xii + 268 pp. $28.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-60241-9; $79.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-84154-2.

Reviewed by Luke Clossey (Department of History, Simon Fraser University) Published on H-HRE (March, 2006)

Catholic Renewal, Revised

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