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ZEMAN, Jarold K. The Hussite Movement : A Bibliographical Study Guide. (Ann Arbor : University of Michigan, Michigan Slavic Publications, 1977). Pp [i]-xxxvi,(2),1-390,(4). 8ro, red cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine.
Jarold (Jaroslav) Knox Zeman (b. February 27, 1926 and raised in Semonice near Jaromer, Czechoslovakia - d. September 18, 2000, Wolfville, Nova Scotia) longtime chair of Church History at Acadia Divinity College, Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia.
The Hussites were a Christian movement following the teachings of Czech reformer Jan Hus (c. 1369–1415), who became one of the forerunners of the Protestant Reformation. This predominantly religious movement was propelled by social issues and strengthened Czech national awareness. After the Council of Constance lured Jan Hus in with a letter of indemnity and then put him to death on 6 July 1415, the Hussites fought a series of wars (1420–1434) for their religious and political cause. Among present-day Christians, Hussite traditions are represented in the Moravian, Unity of the Brethren, and the refounded Czechoslovak Hussite churches.
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Title: Hussite Movement : A Bibliographical Study Guide.
Publisher: University of Michigan, Michigan Slavic Publications, Ann Arbor, 1977, ISBN:093004200X:
ISBN Number: 093004200X
ISBN Number 13: 9780930042004
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