Europe in the Sixteenth Century / Edition 1

Europe in the Sixteenth Century / Edition 1

by Andrew Pettegree
     
 

ISBN-10: 063120704X

ISBN-13: 9780631207047

Pub. Date: 02/28/2002

Publisher: Wiley

Assuming no prior knowledge of the period, this engaging narrative history introduces readers to the central features and main developments of sixteenth-century Europe.  See more details below

Overview

Assuming no prior knowledge of the period, this engaging narrative history introduces readers to the central features and main developments of sixteenth-century Europe.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631207047
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/28/2002
Series:
Blackwell History of Europe Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
392
Product dimensions:
6.05(w) x 9.05(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

List of Maps
List of Illustrations
List of Tables
Acknowledgements
1Time and Space: Living in Sixteenth-century Europe1
2Europe in 1500: Political Organization19
3The Struggle for Italy48
4The Winds of Change66
5The Reformation88
6Charles V and the Defence of Catholic Europe114
7The Age of Religious War131
8The French Wars of Religion149
9The Dutch Revolt170
10The Making of Protestant Britain193
11Philip II and the Resolution of the Reformation Conflict213
12New Worlds227
13Eastern Europe249
14Culture272
15Europe in 1600306
AppLists of the Major European Rulers and their Consorts329
Timelines337
Notes344
Further Reading353
Index367

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