Petley White Fury

Book Review of Christer Petley’s ‘White Fury’ by Dr. Steve Watts

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Christer Petley’s White Fury: A Jamaican Slaveholder and the Age of Revolution (Oxford, 2018). Available to purchase here. Book Review of Christer Petley’s ‘White Fury’ by Dr. Steve Watts “British historians write almost as if Britain had introduced Negro slavery solely for the satisfaction of abolishing it.” This bitter observation, made by the noted historian […]

Review of Medieval Christianity: A New History – Kevin Madigan

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Kevin Madigan, Medieval Christianity: A New History (Yale University Press, 2015). 544 pages. Dr Steven Watts teaches Church History and History of Spirituality at WTC. He is passionate about the creative relationship between Christian belief and culture. Steve completed his PhD in Mediaeval History at the University of St Andrews, and believes there is much […]