The Thirty Years War / Edition 1

The Thirty Years War / Edition 1

by Stephen J. Lee
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415268621

ISBN-13: 9780415268622

Pub. Date: 12/01/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The period 1618-1648 was one of the most complex in European history. Religion interacted with rebellion and dynastic rivalry in a series of conflicts in central Europe known collectively as the Thirty Years War. This book guides the reader through the period by surveying the narrative of events and establishing the essential chronological framework. In addition

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Overview

The period 1618-1648 was one of the most complex in European history. Religion interacted with rebellion and dynastic rivalry in a series of conflicts in central Europe known collectively as the Thirty Years War. This book guides the reader through the period by surveying the narrative of events and establishing the essential chronological framework. In addition Stephen Lee looks at such key issues as the motives of the participants, their gains and losses, as well as at the religious, military, social and economic aspects of the War. Each section in the book incorporates the most recent research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415268622
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/01/2001
Series:
Lancaster Pamphlets Series
Pages:
74
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 5.60(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Foreward
Maps and illustrations
1. Outline of the Thirty Years War
2. Motives of the participants
3. Personalities in the War
4. Religious issues in the War
5. Military developments in the War
6. The impact of hte War on society and the German economy
7. The Peace of Westphalia
Select Bibliography

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