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An Early Modern Virtual Special Issue

The content below is freely available to read until the end of November.


Bridget Heal and Neil Gregor
An introduction from the editors


Lyndal Roper
‘To his Most Learned and Dearest Friend’: Reading Luther’s Letters

Laura Kounine
The Gendering of Witchcraft: Defence Strategies of Men and Women in German Witchcraft Trials

David Lederer
The Myth of the All-Destructive War: Afterthoughts on German Suffering, 1618-1648

Tanya Kevorkian
Town Musicians in German Baroque Society and Culture


Globalizing Early Modern German History


Tom Scott
The Reformation between Deconstruction and Reconstruction: reflections on recent Writings in the German Reformation

Review Article

Beat Kümin
Political Culture in the Holy Roman Empire