About the Author
Euan Cameron is Henry Luce III Professor of Reformation Church History, Union Theological Seminary, New York, and has taught previously at the University of Oxford and the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. He is the author of a number of other works on late medieval and early modern religious history, including The Reformation of the Heretics
(1984), Waldenses: Rejections of Holy Church in Medieval Europe
(2000), and Enchanted Europe: Superstition, Reason and Religion 1250-1750
(2010). He is the editor of Early Modern Europe: An Oxford History
(1999) and the sixteenth century volume in the Short Oxford History of Europe series (2006).