Hussite Revolution

by Jir i . Kejr

Publisher: Orbis Press Agency in Prague

Written in English
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  • Hus, Jan, -- 1372 or 3-1415.

Edition Notes

Originally published Praha, Panorama, 1984.

StatementJir i Kejr .
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13936096M

  Congratulations to Medieval Institute alumna Marcela K. Perett on her recent book, Preachers, Partisans, and Rebellious Religion: Vernacular Writing and the Hussite Movement, released by the University of Pennsylvania Press in Perett graduated with a Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame in , with a dissertation on Jan Hus and the Hussite movement directed by Professor .   In For the Common Good: The Bohemian Land Law and the Beginning of the Hussite Revolution Jeanne E. Grant presents an interpretation of the mentality of leading nobles within the Czech kingdom to understand their political actions in the Hussite Revolution. The nobles’ viewpoint derived from a confluence of legal, political, and religious ideas. Analyzing these ideas in the law book written Cited by: 2. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.   In For the Common Good: The Bohemian Land Law and the Beginning of the Hussite Revolution Jeanne E. Grant presents an interpretation of the mentality of leading nobles within the Czech kingdom to understand their political actions in the Hussite Revolution. The nobles’ viewpoint derived from a confluence of legal, political, and religious ideas. Analyzing these ideas in the law book written Author: Jeanne E. Grant.

The book covers the life of Jan Zizka, a man instrumental in the survival and the success of the Hussite revolution in Bohemia following the martyrdom of Jan Hus. The introductory chapter places the story of the Hussites in the larger context of the political and religious turmoil of the 14th Century, while chapter one introduces Zizka and 4/5(8). Germany - Germany - The Hussite controversy: Sigismund’s prolonged absences were caused in great part by the explosive Hussite controversy in Bohemia. The Czech church in Bohemia had long retained a marked individuality and much autonomy in its liturgy. This independent temper in ecclesiastical affairs was being slowly fused in the late 14th century with a rising sentiment of nationality.   Warrior of God: Jan Zizka and the Hussite Revolution by Victor Verney, David Muhlena Hardcover Book, pages See Other Available Editions Description Jan Zizka () was a formidable figure whose life and military career was set amidst the whirlwind of monumental revolutions - military, religious, political and social - that engulfed medieval Europe in the 14th and 15th : The Nobility and the Making of the Hussite Revolution.

In Preachers, Partisans, and Rebellious Religion, Marcela K. Perett examines the early phases of the so-called Hussite revolution, between , when Jan Hus first radicalized his followers, and , the year of the agreement at the Council of Basel granting papal permission for the ritual practice of the Utraquist, or moderate Hussite.

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This is an excellent introductory book on the Great Czech/Bohemian hero Jan Zizka and the Hussite Revolution. Although I would not describe this work as scholarly, the Hussite movement and its place as the first successful Protestant rebellion in the Reformation is extremely important in European and religious History/5(13).

Professor Kaminsky's work on the Hussite revolution, though written in the late 60's, remains the definitive text on the ideology and political manuvering behind the Hussite Revolution book Hussite movement in Bohemia in the 15th century.

Kaminsky traces the relation of Wyclif's thought to the nascent reform movement initiated by Matthias of Janov and Cited by:   A History of the Hussite Revolution book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The religious reformation in fifteenth century Bohemia /5. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages illustrations, maps 25 cm: Contents: From reform to revolt: the ideological background --The politicians and the radicals, --The Utraquist revolt, --The establishment of Hussite Revolution book and the crisis of the Hussite left, --National consolidation of the reform, from.

Hussite, any of the followers of the Bohemian religious reformer Jan Hus, who was condemned by the Council of Constance (–18) and burned at the stake.

After his death in many Bohemian knights and nobles published a formal protest and offered protection to those who were persecuted for.

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Hussitenstudien: Personen, Ereignisse, Ideen einer frühen Revolution. Munich: R. Oldenbourg Verlag, E-mail Citation» A collection of articles on the entire Hussite movement by one of the premier German historians of the Early Modern period.

Seibt is particularly insightful in his analysis of the motivations of individuals in this period. The religious reformation in fifteenth century Bohemia was also a social, political, and cultural revolution - the first of the great upheavals that transformed the medieval into the modern world.

Beginning with a revival of evangelical pietism among the people of Hussite Revolution book, then coming under the leadership of the Czech intelligentsia of Prague's university, the reform movement reached its.

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48 pages. This book reconstructs the Hussite myth and shows how that myth evolved into the historical phenomenon of heresy. Acts of heretical practice in Bohemia, condemnation of Jan Hus, defiance of ecclesiastical authority and attempts by the official church to deal with the dissenters are fascinating chapters in the history of late medieval Europe.

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Beginning with a revival of evangelical pietism among the people of Prague, then coming under the Price: $ The Bohemian Reformation (also known as the Czech Reformation or Hussite Reformation), preceding the Protestant Reformation of the 16th century, was a Christian movement in the late medieval and early modern Kingdom and Crown of Bohemia (mostly what is now present-day Czech Republic, Silesia and Lusatia) striving for a reform of the Roman Catholic Church.

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In For the Common Good: The Bohemian Land Law and the Beginning of the Hussite Revolution Jeanne E. Grant presents an interpretation of the mentality of leading nobles within the Czech kingdom to understand their political actions in the Hussite Revolution.

The nobles viewpoint derived from a confluence of legal, political, and religious s: 0. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary In For the Common Good: The Bohemian Land Law and the Beginning of the Hussite Revolution Jeanne E.

Grant presents an interpretation of the mentality of leading nobles within the Czech kingdom to understand their political actions in the Hussite Revolution. Jan Žižka z Trocnova a Kalicha (Czech pronunciation: [ˈjan ˈʒɪʃka] (); German: Johann Ziska; English: John Zizka of Trocnov and the Chalice) (c.

– 11 October ) was a Czech general, a contemporary and follower of Jan Hus, Hussite military leader, and later also a Radical Hussite who led the Taborites.Žižka is held to be one of the most renowned military leaders by many Born: c.

Trocnov, Kingdom of Bohemia. At the same time, the propagation of the reform by Jakoubek's disciples among the townsmen and peasantry of the realm balanced the more conservative tendencies of the university masters and the Hussite feudality; by the Hussite movement was an uneasy coalition of religio-political tendencies ranging from extreme conservatism to Waldensian.

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Budget was 33 million Czechoslovak crowns. Vávra stated that he was inspired by the works of František was also inspired by Alois Jirásek's works about Hussite Wars and their interpretation as a class Budget: Total (3 films): 33 million KČs.

The Hussite Wars –36 book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Inthe judicial murder of the religious reformer Jan Hus sp /5. OCLC Number: Description: x, pages illustrations, maps (1 folded) 25 cm: Contents: The very pretty chronicle of John Žižka --Žižka's life before the revolution --Rising pressures --The outbreak of the revolution --Pilgrim's staff or sword?--Žižka at Tabor --Sigismund overplays his hand --The defense of Prague --The Battle of the Vitkov --The Four Articles of Prague --Žižka.

The book covers the beginning phase of the so-called Hussite revolution, betweenwhen Jan Hus first radicalized his followers, andthe agreement between reform leaders and the Council of Basel permitting the Hussite ritual practice to continue.

The following years of the Hussite Revolution (up to the Battle of Lipany in ) noticeably involved Prague in the revolutionary events.

Prague became the scene of the major battles of the revolution (Battle of Vítkov, Battle of Vyšehrad) and the place of many significant political talks and theological disputes within the Hussite movement. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Heymann, Frederick G.

(Frederick Gotthold), John Žižka and the Hussite revolution. New York, Russell & Russell [, ©].The fifteenth-century was marked by the Hussite revolution which grew out of an attempt to reform the religious lives of the people.

Hus was primarily concerned with the reform of religious life both in the individual and in the by: 2.Inthe judicial murder of the religious reformer Jan Hus sparked a major uprising in Bohemia.

His death led within a few years to the 'Hussite' revolution against the monarchy, the German aristocracy and the Church establishment. For two decades the largely peasant Hussite armies successfully defied a series of international 'crusades'; they owed many of their victories to the.