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The reign of Charles V

Author: William S Maltby
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"William Maltby's new study not only looks at Charles V as a person, but also examines important critical issues: the Emperor's policies and their consequences; the institutional, economic, and intellectual development of his various realms; and his military and diplomatic struggles. Concise and readable, it provides students and the general reader with an indispensable introduction to a reign which defies  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Charles, Holy Roman Emperor; Charles, Holy Roman Emperor
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William S Maltby
ISBN: 0333677676 9780333677674 0333677684 9780333677681
OCLC Number: 48550997
Description: x, 154 p. : maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: The Holy Roman Empire --
The Netherlands at the Death of Charles V --
Spain --
Italy --
The Formation of an Empire --
The Empire Defended --
The Struggle Against France --
The Turkish Threat --
The German Problem --
Financing the Empire --
The Ordering of the Empire --
The Spanish Kingdoms --
The New World --
Italy --
The Netherlands --
The Settlement of Europe --
The Reign of Charles V in History.
Responsibility: William Maltby.
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Charles V's reign included the conquests of Mexico and Peru and the religious transformation of Europe by the Protestant and Catholic Reformations. This study not only looks at Charles V as a person,  Read more...

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'The text is broader than existing ones and does not only approach the subject from the viewpoint of political history - there is considerable attention to the overseas dimension of the Empire.' - Dr Read more...

 
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