The Grand Inquisitor's Manual

The Grand Inquisitor's Manual

A History of Terror in the Name of God

Book - 2008
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The Grand Inquisitor's Manual by nationally bestselling author Jonathan Kirsch is a provocative popular history of the Inquisition, the 12th century reign of church-sanctioned terror. Ranging from the Knights Templar to the first Protestants, from Joan of Arc to Galileo, The Grand Inquisitor's Manual is a fascinating and sobering study of the torture and murder of hundreds of thousands of "heretics" in God's name--the original blueprints for persecution originally drafted in the Middle Ages but followed for centuries afterwards, up to and including the "advanced interrogation methods" recently employed at Guantanamo Bay.

Publisher: San Francisco : HarperOne, 2008.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780060816995
Branch Call Number: 272.2 KIR
Characteristics: 296 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ;ci ; cm.

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