Original Language: English
The historie of the holy warre discusses the causes, ramifications, and potential justification for crusading, or what Fuller and his contemporaries termed holy war. Printed at Cambridge in 1639, it was 286 pages long. It went through three subsequent editions in 1640, 1647, and 1651 with no significant changes; it was also bound and sold with some editions of Fuller’s The holy state and the profane state.
After a brief discussion of…