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Artist of the Reformation

Artist of the Reformation by Joyce McPherson 9781882514557

Artist of the Reformation

By Joyce McPherson

Item # 9781882514557

The “Leonardo of the North” was more than just a gifted artist. He was a writer, clever businessman, and apt teacher of students, and a man passionately interested in and attracted to the theology of Martin Luther.  He did more than just create works of art for wealthy patrons; he also took advantage of the new technology of printing in order to bring his illustrations of the Bible to a wide audience of ordinary people. This biography focuses on Durer the man, rather than Durer the artist. Joyce once again helps us to understand a historical figure by showing us his childhood, family, friends, and hopes and fears.  Filled with excerpts from Durer’s own writings and illustrated with 30 of his most famous pieces.  At the death of Albrecht Durer, Martin Luther wrote, “It is natural and right to weep for so excellent a man.”

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Along Came Galileo

Along Came Galileo 9781893103016

Along Came Galileo 9781893103016

Along Came Galileo

By Jeanne Bendick, Published by Beautiful Feet Books

Item # 9781893103016

Price $9.95

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Beggar’s Bible

The Beggar’s Bible 9780836117325

The Beggar’s Bible 9780836117325

The Beggar’s Bible

By Louise Vernon

Item # 9780836117325

The Beggar’s Bible is the story of John Wycliffe, the famous Oxford teacher/preacher who translated the Bible and made his translation available to the poor of the land.

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British Josiah

The British Josiah By N. A. Woychuk 9781880960455

The British Josiah By N. A. Woychuk 9781880960455

The British Josiah

By N. A. Woychuk

Item # 9781880960455

Edward became king when he was nine. During his brief reign the foundations for the Protestant Reformation in England were laid. His tutors called him “The British Josiah” because his life and work closely paralleled that of Josiah, King of Judah.

Edward’s treatise on the “Primacy of the Pope,” not in print for over 300 years is included.

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Ink on His Fingers

Ink on His Fingers 0836116739

Ink on His Fingers 0836116739

Ink on His Fingers

By Louise Vernon

Item # 9780836116731

Ink on His Fingers is a story about Johann Gutenberg.

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Here I Stand

Here I Stand 9781598563337

Here I Stand 9781598563337

Here I Stand

By Ronald H. Bainton, Hendrickson Publishers

Item # 9781598563337

Here I Stand is used in Semester 1 Literature in Notgrass Company’s Exploring World History course.

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Price $17.95

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Pilgrim’s Progress

The Pilgrim's Progress 9780486426754

The Pilgrim’s Progress 9780486426754

The Pilgrim’s Progress

By John Bunyan, Dover Thrift Editions

Item # 9780486426754

This is the inexpensive Dover Thrift Edition of The Pilgrim’s Progress. It is the unabridged version in a very economical format.

Paperback, unabridged.

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Price $3.15

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Ocean of Truth

Ocean of Truth

Ocean of Truth

By Joyce McPherson, Published by Greenleaf Press

Item # 9781882514502

The Ocean of Truth is about Sir Isaac Newton.

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Soldier Fritz

Soldier Fritz and The Enemies He Fought 9780977678693

Soldier Fritz and The Enemies He Fought 9780977678693

Soldier Fritz and The Enemies He Fought

A STORY OF THE REFORMATION

By Emma Leslie, Illustrated by C. A. Ferrier, Published by Salem Ridge Press

Item # 9780977678693

Story Setting:  Germany in 1525 – 1526

“Young Fritz wants to follow in the footsteps of Martin Luther and be a soldier for the Lord, so he chooses a Bible from the peddlers pack as his birthday gift. When his father, the Count, goes off to war, however, Fritz and his mother and little sister are forced to flee into the forest to escape being thrown in prison for their new faith. Disguising themselves as commoners, they must trust the Lord as they wait and hope for the Count to rescue them. But how will he ever be able to find them?”

Soldier Fritz as originally published in 1871 and is republished by Salem Ridge Press. With a softcover, it has 137 pages.

Ages 8 to adult.

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Red Hugh

Red Hugh, Prince of Donegal 9781883937225

Red Hugh, Prince of Donegal 9781883937225

Red Hugh, Prince of Donegal

By Robert T. Reilly, Publisher: Bethlehem Books

Item # 9781883937225

Ireland, 1587

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Price $13.49

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