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The Thirty Years' War

Author: Geoffrey Parker; Simon Adams, Dr.
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd [rev.] edView all editions and formats
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The Thirty Years' War (1618-48) is a central episode in early modern history. This revised edition of Geoffrey Parker's text incorporates the latest research whilst retaining the coverage of the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Parker; Simon Adams, Dr.
ISBN: 0415154588 9780415154581 0415128838 9780415128834
OCLC Number: 36554436
Description: xlv, 316 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Europe between war and peace, 1555-1618: Habsburgs and Europe --
Germany before the war --
The Union, the League and the politics of Europe / Simon Adams --
Gathering storm. Indecisive War, 1618-1629: War for Bohemia --
Europe and the Palatine war / Simon Adams, Geoffrey Parker --
Danish intermezzo / E. Ladewig Petersen. Habsburgs victorious: Imperial vision / R.J.W. Evans --
Practice of absolutism I: 1621-1666 --
Practice of absolutism II: 1626-1629 / Gerhard Benecke --
Spain and the war / John H. Elliott. Total war: On the edge of the abyss / Bodo Nischan --
1630-1632: intervention of Sweden --
1633-1635: Oxenstierna versus Wallenstein --
France's 'war by diversion' / Richard J. Bonney. Countdown to peace: Swedish dilemma / Michael Roberts --
1635-1642: deadlock broken --
1643-1647: defeat of the Habsburgs --
1647-1650: making of peace. War in myth, legend and history: Universal soldier --
War and German society / Christopher R. Friedrichs --
War and politics.
Other Titles: 30 Years' War
Responsibility: edited by Geoffrey Parker ; with contributions by Simon Adams [and others].
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