Volume 5 in "A People's History of Christianity" series, this work explores the lives of ordinary Christians during the Reformation. It considers topics such as child-bearing, a good death and rural and village piety, and includes 50 illustrations, maps and an 8-page colour section. It is written by a team of experts in Reformation history and Christianity to ensure a high level of authority throughout.
Peter Matheson is past Principal of the Theological College at the University of Melbourne. Among his many publications are The Imaginative World of the Reformation.