Religions in Europe in the 16th Century

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Simeon Netchev
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published on 09 December 2021

A map illustrating the dominant religious divisions in Europe as the Reformation revolution in the Catholic church burned through Europe in the 16th century. Meanwhile, at the edges of the continent, the Islam introduced to the Balkans by the Turks in the lands of the Ottoman Empire coexisted and competed with Orthodox Christianity for the hearts and minds of the believers.

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About the Author

Simeon Netchev
Simeon is a freelance visual designer with a deep interest in the human side of history. He believes that every image should be an interaction, a commentary, and a narrative, and every map should lead on an exciting journey of exploration and discovery.

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Netchev, S. (2021, December 09). Religions in Europe in the 16th Century. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14972/religions-in-europe-in-the-16th-century/

Chicago Style

Netchev, Simeon. "Religions in Europe in the 16th Century." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 09, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14972/religions-in-europe-in-the-16th-century/.

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Netchev, Simeon. "Religions in Europe in the 16th Century." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 09 Dec 2021. Web. 21 Jan 2022.

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