Foxe's Book of Martyrs

by John Foxe

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John Foxe
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Born: 1516, Boston, Lincolnshire, England1
Died: April 18, 1587, Manchester, England
Related topics: Christian martyrs, Church history, Early works, England, Foxe, John,--1516-1587
Basic information: John Foxe (1517 – 18 April 1587) was an English historian and martyrologist, the author of what is popularly known as Foxe's Book of Martyrs (properly The Acts and Monuments), an account of Christian martyrs throughout Western history but emphasizing the sufferings of English Protestants and proto-Protestants from the fourteenth century through the reign of Mary I.
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