The Last Christian Peace: The Congress of Westphalia as A Baroque Event

The Last Christian Peace: The Congress of Westphalia as A Baroque Event

by D. Croxton

Hardcover(2013)

$34.99 $139.99 Save 75% Current price is $34.99, Original price is $139.99. You Save 75%.
View All Available Formats & Editions
Eligible for FREE SHIPPING
  • Get it by Thursday, July 19 , Order now and choose Expedited Shipping during checkout.

Overview

The Last Christian Peace: The Congress of Westphalia as A Baroque Event by D. Croxton

This sweeping, exhaustively researched history is the first comprehensive account of the Peace of Westphalia in English. Bringing together the latest scholarship with an engaging narrative, it retraces the historical origins of the Peace, exploring its political-intellectual underpinnings and placing it in a broad global and chronological context.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781137333322
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 07/25/2013
Edition description: 2013
Pages: 452
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Derek Croxton holds a doctorate from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA. He is the author of Peacemaking in Early Modern Europe: Cardinal Mazarin and the Congress of Westphalia, 1643-1648 and is the co-editor of The Peace of Westphalia: A Historical Dictionary.

Table of Contents

PART I: INTRODUCTION 1. Introduction 2. The Thirty Years' War 3. Origins of the Congress of Westphalia 4. Governments and Goals 5. Structures PART II: NEGOTIATIONS 6. The Long Beginning 7. Foreign Satisfaction 8. German Issues PART III: CONCLUSION 9. Consequences 10. Foundations 11. Innovations

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews