The best books on The Reformation, recommended by Peter Marshall
Half a millennium ago this month, Martin Luther, an unknown friar in an obscure town in eastern Germany may or may not have posted a list of complaints to the door of his local church. His actions would lead to what was later called ‘the Reformation’ — a grisly period in European history that nonetheless paved the way for a more tolerant and pluralistic society. Peter Marshall, one of the period's leading scholars, talks us through the best books on the Reformation.
Among our most frequently recommended books
by Carol Dweck
“It’s a self-help book, but it’s written by one of the most well-respected social psychologists.”