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The Blasphemies of Thomas Aikenhead

Boundaries of Belief on the Eve of the Enlightenment

The Blasphemies of Thomas Aikenhead( )
Author: Graham, Michael F.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Edinburgh University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $34.95
Book Description:

Thomas Aikenhead was an Edinburgh University student and, in 1697, the last person executed for blasphemy in Britain. This examination of the media event that was his trial opens a window onto the clash of intellects and cultures that took place in late seventeenth-century Scotland as it stood in transition between Reformation and Enlightenment.

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Detailed Subjects: Religion / Blasphemy, Heresy & Apostasy
History / Modern / 18Th Century
History / Europe / Great Britain / Scotland
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):9.204 x 6.045 x 0.585 Inches
Book Weight:0.75 Pounds

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