It’s an exciting day at the Smorgasbord Cafe and Bookstore with a new author on the shelves with The Story of the Huguenots: A Unique Legacy by Joyce Hampton
Delighted to welcome another author to join Cafe and Bookstore…Joyce Hampton and her new Kindle edition of The Story of the Huguenots: A Unique Legacy
About the book
The Huguenots were the most successful refugees to leave their homeland in search of freedom. The book tells of their questioning of the established Catholic faith in France and continues through the rise of Calvinism, the wars of religion, the revocation of the Edict of Nantes, and the global diaspora of the Huguenots. It examines the national events that shaped their times, and brings to life some of their personal stories of persecution and flight, and how they travelled far and wide to begin new lives with the promise of religious and personal freedom.
The book not only tells their history but informs the reader of the numerous, diverse and ingenious inventions, many of which are still much in evidence in…
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