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Age of Torquemada

Longhurs

Age of Torquemada

by Longhurs

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Published by Coronado Pr .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
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Open LibraryOL11114556M
ISBN 100872910520
ISBN 109780872910522

TORQUEMADA AND THE SPANISH INQUISITION Demy 8vo, 12s. 6d. net. “Not only an extremely graphic and fascinating account of the Inquisition, but also a serious contribution to the literature of the subject. Holds us until the last page is turned of a book full of enthralling interest.”—Pall Mall Gazette. THE LIFE OF CESARE BORGIA. Thomas Torquemada, article in Britannica. Tomás de Torquemada. The Age of Torquemada, by John Edward Longhurst (). Henry Charles Lea, The history of the Inquisition of Spain, (Macmillan, –07) Wikisource:A History of the Inquisition of the Middle Ages/Volume I Letters on the Spanish Inquisition by Joseph de Maistre.

  This Day In History: Septem During Tomas de Torquemada’s watch as Spain’s Grand Inquisitor, he was responsible for the deaths of at least 2, suspected nonbelievers. As such, it’s pretty safe to say there wasn’t a lot of weeping among certain segments of the Spanish community when Torquemada died on Septem   Torquemada. In , under the influence of clergyman Tomas de Torquemada, the monarchs created the Tribunal of Castile to investigate heresy among Conversos.

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Age of Torquemada by Longhurs Download PDF EPUB FB2

Torquemada was a tormented and mentally ill person who learned at an early age how to use the power of the Catholic Church and the ignorance of the populous for his personal gain. Indeed, Torquemada wrote (plagiarized much content) the foundational content for how the Spanish Inquisition could exterminate at will anyone yet the Church could Cited by: 4.

Torquemada was a tormented and mentally ill person who learned at an early age how to use the power of the Catholic Church and the ignorance of the populous for his personal gain. Indeed, Torquemada wrote (plagiarized much content) the foundational content for how the Spanish Inquisition could exterminate at will anyone yet the Church could /5(12).

OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: The chosen people --The golden age --The converso --Traitors to the faith --The Inquisition --Inquisitor General Torquemada --The Alboraico --Denunciation for survival --The remnant --The ritual murder of La Guardia --The wandering Jew --The Messiah cometh.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Longhurst, John Edward, Age of Torquemada. Sandoval, N.M., Coronado Press, (OCoLC) He has included in this project-either in full or in abstract - the extant documentary material on Spanish Jewry from the Middle Ages to the year of the expulsion, with a few additional items on the immediate aftereffects, from which the final chapter of the present study has been prepared.

Tomás de Torquemada, (bornValladolid, Castile [Spain]—died SeptemÁvila, Castile), first grand inquisitor in Spain, whose name has become synonymous with the Christian Inquisition’s horror, religious bigotry, and cruel fanaticism. The nephew of a noted Dominican cardinal and theologian, Juan de Torquemada, the young Torquemada joined the Dominicans and in.

Torquemada. To English ears, the very name sounds tortured and cruel. And Tomás de Torquemada was that. He was a most intolerant man in an age of intolerant men. A Jew, born into a family of converts, he turned most of his fury against his own people. With energy and connections, it was inevitable that Torquemada should rise to power.

This book tells the history of Torquemada, the Dominican Friar who later became the confessor to Queen Isabella and Grand Inquisitor in the Inquisition, responsible for the cruellest examples of religious persecution the world has ever : Ozymandias Press. Rafael Sabatini was born Ap in Jesi, Italy.

At a young age, Rafael was exposed to many languages, and attending school in Portugal and, as a teenager, in Switzerland. Bestselling author Howard Fast’s novelization of the Spanish Inquisition, Torquemada, is a terrifying drama about one of history’s most notorious individuals.

Prior Thomas de Torquemada and Don Alvaro de Rafel, a Spanish knight, have been friends for many : Open Road Media.

Commando Torquemada, Tome 1 (French Edition) by Xavier Lemmens and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Torquemada was Edward Powys Mathers, a man of letters, who set the world’s hardest cryptic puzzles for the Observer from until he died in.

Torquemada was an accomplished sorcerer whose history, prior to joining the Corp, was foretold to Hal Jordan in the Book of Oa. Torquemada was recruited by the Green Lanterns Brik and Percival. Read "Torquemada and the Spanish Inquisition" by Rafael Sabatini available from Rakuten Kobo.

This book tells the history of Torquemada, the Dominican Friar who later became the confessor to Queen Isabella and Gran Brand: Reading Essentials. Torquemada. AKA Tomás de Torquemada.

Grand Inquisitor. Birthplace: Valladolid, Spain Location of death: Ávila, Spain Cause of death: unspecified Remains: Cremated (as. Inquisitor-General of Spain, son of Don Pedro Ferdinando, lord of Torquemada, a small town in Old Castile, was born in at Valladolid during the reign of John II.

Being Religion. This is a very informative book about the Spanish Inquisition. It does a good job about explaining the laws of the inquisition for the Jews and their punishments.

Though I was a little disappointed. I was expecting that this book was a biography about Torquemada, but it's not. But it is still a great book/5(15). Buy Torquemada And The Spanish Inquisition New edition by Sabatini, Raphael (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(15). Torquemada at the Stake takes place sometime after —its timeframe is imprecise (we’ll see if later novels gets more specific). Rhian Davies provides a helpful summary page of the Torquemada novels. I'll try not to duplicate her comments on this novel (in the first paragraph) since it.

Possibly the best account yet of the role of Torquemada in the Inquisition, with particular emphasis in the back half of the book of the notorious "Infante de la Guardia" incident and the role of that affair on Ferdinand and Isabella's decision to expel all Jews from Spain inright around the time Columbus was heading out to try to discover a new route to the "Indies."4/5.

Torquemada and The Spanish Inquisition, by Rafael Sabatini, free ebook. Project Gutenberg Australia a treasure-trove of literature She was twenty-five years of age at the time, a fair, shapely woman of middle height, with a clear complexion, eyes between green and blue, and a gracious, winsome countenance remarkable for its habitual.

The whole age was caught up in a wave of persecution and murder that even the dialectical puffing of that apologists' darling, Mr.

G. K. Chesterton, cannot completely obscure.1 As an honest interpreter and efficient administrator of the popular will, Torquemada was superb.Life. Juan de Torquemada was born in Valladolid, Spain. At an early age he joined the Dominican Order, and soon distinguished himself for learning and he accompanied the general of his order to the Council of fter he proceeded to the University of Paris for study, and took his doctor's degree in theology in After teaching for some time in Paris, he became.Contents[show] History Origin Even before his induction into the Green Lantern Corps, Torquemada possessed the experience and wisdom that comes with wielding great power.

Torquemada was an accomplished sorcerer whose history, prior to joining the Corp, was foretold to Hal Jordan in the Book of Oa. Torquemada was recruited by the Green Lanterns Brik and Percival.

He eagerly embraced the life Abilities: Green Lantern Power Ring.