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The martyrs

or, a history of persecution from the commencement of Christianity to the present time, including an account of the trials, tortures, and triumphant deaths of many who have suffered martyrdom

by Martin Ruter

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Published by R. Robbins in Cincinnati .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Martyrs.,
  • Persecution.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesA history of persecution.
    Statementcompiled from the works of Fox and others by Martin Ruter.
    ContributionsFoxe, John, 1516-1587.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination561 p. :
    Number of Pages561
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14021769M


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