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Martin Luther : the man who rediscovered God and changed the world / Eric Metaxas.

Metaxas, Eric, (author.).
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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch B LUTHER MET (Text) 34207002125574 Adult Non-Fiction Biographies Available -
Attica PL - Attica B METAXAS, ERIC (Text) 74231000117363 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 920 LUTHER MARTIN (Text) 34706001583253 Non-Fiction 900-999 Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola B LUTHER M (Text) 33118000182415 Adult: New Book Available -
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Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg BIO LUTHER (Text) 32826014108609 Adult Biography Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781101980019
  • ISBN: 110198001X
  • Physical Description: xiii, 480 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2017]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 453-464) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Pastor, rebel, prophet, monk -- Beyond the myths -- Lightning strikes -- The great change -- A monk at Wittenberg -- The "cloaca" experience -- The theses are posted -- The Diet at Augsburg -- The Leipzig debate -- The Bull against Luther -- The Diet of Worms -- An enemy of the Empire -- The Wartburg -- The revolution is near -- Luther returns -- Monsters, nuns, and martyrs -- Fanaticism and violence -- Love and marriage -- Erasmus, controversy, music -- The plague and Anfechtungen return -- The Reformation comes of age -- Confronting death -- "We are beggars. This is true." -- The man who created the future.
Summary, etc.:
On All Hallow's Eve in 1517, a young monk named Martin Luther posted a document he hoped would spark an academic debate, but that instead ignited a conflagration that would forever destroy the world he knew. Five hundred years after Luther's Ninety-five Theses appeared, Eric Metaxas paints a startling portrait of the wild figure whose adamantine faith cracked the edifice of Western Christendom and dragged medieval Europe into the future. Luther's monumental faith and courage gave birth to the ideals of liberty, equality, and individualism that today lie at the heart of western life.
Subject: Luther, Martin, 1483-1546.
Luther, Martin, 1483-1546 > Influence.
Reformation.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Religious.
HISTORY / Modern / 16th Century.
RELIGION / Christianity / Protestant.
Genre: Biographies.

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