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Spanish Inquisition.

A. S. Turberville

Spanish Inquisition.

by A. S. Turberville

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Published by Archon Books in [Hamden, Conn.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally pub. London: Oxford U.P. (Thornton Butterworth), 1932.

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Open LibraryOL20932671M

The Spanish Inquisition was a tribunal started in in Spain. It was started by Ferdinand II of Aragon and Isabella I of the Spanish Inquisition many people were burnt in .   The book covers the origins of the Spanish inquisition in both Spain and Portugal, as well as how it spread to the New World. The reliable author talks of the Muslims Cited by:

  This book challenges the reputation of the Spanish Inquisition as an instrument of religious persecution, torture and repressionand looks at its wider role as an educative force in society. A reassessment of the history of the Spanish Inquisition. The Project Gutenberg EBook of Records of The Spanish Inquisition, by Andrew Dickson White This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. (This book .

  The e-book the Spanish Inquisition: The History and Legacy of the Catholic Church’s Notorious Persecution of Heretics starts out by describing the history of inquisitions. The first inquisition was started in by Pope Lucius III. The objective of the Inquisition /5(18). The need to obtain a license introduced political control and censorship in the Spanish book industry. However, it must be noted that the kings delegated the power to do so to civil and ordinary religious authorities; not to the Inquisition, which had been functioning for some time, but whose primary purpose was not, theoretically, book.


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The book covers the origins of the Spanish inquisition in both Spain and Portugal, as well as how it spread to the New World. The reliable author talks of the Spanish Inquisition. book who were forced to Cited by: The Spanish Inquisition by Henry Kamen is a balanced overview of this sad part of Spanish History.

At plus pages the author shows the motivation behind the Spanish Inquisition and that this inquisition was just that, "Spanish."Cited by: This book was interesting as a first introduction into the Spanish Inquisition, but could Spanish Inquisition.

book to be a bit dense and theory laden for the casual reader. flag 1 like Like see review /5. "With talk of shariah, the role of torture in national security, and the clash of civilizations, it's time for a fresh look at the Spanish Perez, emeritus.

Theresa Breslin's top 10 books about the Spanish inquisition One of the darkest periods in Spain's history provides rich pickings for writers, says the children's author, inspiring.

In his book “The Spanish Inquisition: A Historical Revision” (Yale University Press) Henry Kamen writes, “From the mid-Fifteenth Century on, religious anti-Semitism changed into ethnic. The Spanish Inquisition never persecuted scientists, and relatively few scientific books were placed on the Index.

On the other hand, Spain was a state with more political freedom than in Type: Tribunal under the election of the. Inthe Spanish Index was created, a list of European books considered heretical and forbidden in Spain, based on the Roman Inquisition’s own Index Librorum.

The Spanish Inquisition The Spanish Inquisition in action in the Old World!. Spanish Christians arrested by the Inquisition. OnDona Isabella and a group of Protestant Christians were worshipping the Lord in a home.

It was reported to the Holy Office and they were all arrested and arrayed before the dreaded Inquisition. No other organization for religious persecution ever equaled the Spanish Inquisition in intensity, scope, ruthless efficiency, and an almost fanatical devotion to the Pope.

A Good Spanish Book!: Basic Spanish Course for Beginners, by Dr Ricardo Roque is the best book to learn Spanish Brand: Norton, W. & Company, Inc. the Spanish Inquisition that became a best seller in ten languages. Thanks in part to new perspectives opened up since then by scholars, I was able to prepare subsequent editions, the File Size: 7MB.

The book is very long and erudite, but if you are interested in learning about the facts of the Spanish Inquisition, you pretty much have to read this book. As for putting to death the Black Legend, I'm afraid this book Cited by: Hill references infamous book burning incidents executed by the Nazi party and the Spanish Inquisition.

He also mentions the Talmud being burned for blasphemy in These are groups and incidents nobody wants to be associated with. If you Google anything related to book. This collection of previously untranslated court documents, testimonials, and letters portrays the Inquisition in vivid detail, offering fresh perspectives on such topics as the Inquisition's persecution of Jews and Muslims, the role of women in Spanish religious culture, the Inquisition's construction and persecution of witchcraft, daily life inside an inquisition /5(2).

In the words of one Spanish historian, "The Inquisition was a genuine expression of the soul of the Spanish people." Procedure of the Inquisition Once the court was set up, a day grace Author: Yosef Eisen.

An Account of the Inquisition When the reformed religion began to diffuse the Gospel light throughout Europe, Pope Innocent III entertained great fear for the Romish Church. He. Established by papal bull inthe first task of the Spanish Inquisition was to question Jewish converts to Christianity and to expose and execute those found guilty of reversion.

Authorities then turned on Spanish 4/5(1). This book, by comparison with most others on the Spanish Inquisition, is very short, but it does introduce the reader to the reasons for it and its historical legacy. The author summarizes the Spanish Inquisition /5(23). As one manifestation of the Counter-Reformation, the Spanish Inquisition worked actively to impede the diffusion of heretical ideas in Spain by producing "Indexes" of prohibited books.

Such lists of prohibited books were common in Europe a decade before the Inquisition. Editorial Reviews "Henry Kamen’s The Spanish Inquisition: A Historical Revision remains the best one-volume survey of this well-studied institution lucid, engagingly written."—Gretchen Starr-Lebeau, Journal of Religion "Kamen’s The Spanish Inquisition Price: $.

The Spanish Inquisition was a governing authority started by the crown in the lateth century. It included a network of spies who worked across the state to ensure Spaniards conformed to the accepted behaviour of traditional Catholic subjects. t was relentless in ensuring Catholic orthodoxy within Spain.

This book .Kamen, Spanish Inquisition pp. argues that this Index was quite exceptional, and in fact “the only repressive Index prior to the eighteenth century”.

Translated documents relating to the Valdés initiative may be found in Lu Ann Homza, The Spanish Inquisition .This collection of previously untranslated court documents, testimonials, and letters portrays the Spanish Inquisition in vivid detail, offering fresh perspectives on such topics as the Inquisition's persecution of Jews and Muslims, the role of women in Spanish religious culture, the Inquisition's construction and persecution of witchcraft, daily life inside an Inquisition .