The focus of the dictionary is on western europe during the late medieval and early modern periods, when the specific idea of diabolical witchcraft developed and the so-called great witch-hunts. Abebookscom: the western heritage, volume i: to 1715 (brief 3rd edition) (9780130415769) by donald m kagan steven ozment frank m turner a daniel frankforter donald kagan and a great selection of similar new, used and collectible books available now at great prices. Steven ozment is mclean professor of ancient and modern history at harvard university he has taught western civilization at yale, stanford, and harvard he has taught western civilization at yale, stanford, and harvard. His magdalena and balthasar and three behaim boys were selections of the history book club his age of reform was an american book award nominee he is coauthor of the western heritage , a widely used textbook. Steven e ozment (born february 21, 1939, mccomb, mississippi) is an american historian of early modern and modern germany, the european family, and the protestant reformation raised in arkansas , ozment has lived in new england since 1960.
7 steven ozment, the age of reform, 1250-1550: an intellectual and religious history of late medieval poeples in the early modern era, ed stuart b schwartz. The hardcover of the the western heritage: since 1300 by donald m kagan, steven ozment | at barnes & noble of the history book club: magdalena and balthasar. Persuasive in an entirely different way is the conclusion by steven ozment in magdalena and balthasar: an intimate portrait of life in sixteenth-century europe revealed in the letters of a nuremberg husband and wife and illuminated by steven ozment (new york, 1986), 161-64. The culture this great author was a part of was the time in american history where inspiring magdalena balthasar steven ozment explores the relationship of a.
Preferred citation: gibbons, mary weitzel giambologna: narrator of the catholic reformation berkeley: university of california press, c1995 1995 . Steven e ozment (born february 21, 1939, mccomb, mississippi) is an american historian of early modern and modern germany, the european family, and the protestant reformation. The german society of pennsylvania: a guide to its book and manuscript collections is a joint project of the german historical institute, washington, dc, and the german society of pennsylvania the two organizations want to voice their deep appreciation to kevin ostoyich for the fine job he did in compiling a comprehensive guide to the horner. Ozment's masterly synthesis of the intellectual and religious history of the period 1250-1550 clarifies the impact of late medieval ideas on early modern society its appeal derives from its breadth of scholarship and clarity of style. To this question i must side with the historian steven ozment in his argument with bernd moeller there was very little in these treatises that, at least on the face of it, would naturally resonate with late medieval communal ideas in the manner moeller proposes [30.
Early modern european history as it was refered to numerous times through out the book magdalena and balthasar gives a thorough look at the personal. This moving and beguiling correspondence of the traveling merchant balthasar and his wife magdelena over a sixteen-year period provides us with an intimate, insightful account of life in sixteenth-century germany selected, translated, and commented upon by steven ozment, the letters tell a story. Witchcraft in early modern europe and america bibliography and the occult in steven ozment, ed reformation europe: a guide to research magistrates, and.
An interpretation of early modern germany (london 29-66 24 antichrist und jüngster tag the reformation of ritual see also kaufmann's treatment of specific aspects of this phenomenon 1999) need much more analysis. If you're interested in how ordinary people lived at this time, try steven ozment's book, magdalena and balthasar: an intimate portrait of life in 16th century europe revealed in the letters of a nuremberg husband and wife. This model of social history [that is, french-style social history] entered a period of crisis in the late 1970s and early 1980s, that is, by a strange irony, just at the moment when it seemed to be at the height of its triumph, when its results were taken as authoritative well beyond the boundaries of the profession and the territory of the. Western heritage, the, volume 1 steven ozment is mclean professor of ancient and modern history at harvard univer-sity he has taught western civilization at yale.
Steven e ozment (born february 21, 1939, mccomb, mississippi ) is an american historian of early modern and modern germany , the european family, and the protestant reformation from 1990 to 2015, he was the mclean professor of ancient and modern history at harvard university. By john mark reynolds scriptorium daily i am no expert on how to succeed in marriage, but i do know failure nobody made me vow to love my wife hope for richer or poorer, in sickness or in health, but i did promise. A historian of early modern europe, he has published many books during his career and has contributed major reviews in history and art to the times literary supplement, the new york times, and numerous other journals.