The Origins of the Thirty Years War and the Revolt in Bohemia, 1618

The Origins of the Thirty Years War and the Revolt in Bohemia, 1618

by Geoff Mortimer

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ISBN-13: 9781349576890
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 01/23/2016
Edition description: 1st ed. 2015
Pages: 293
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

Geoff Mortimer was formerly Lecturer in German at St Edmund Hall, University of Oxford, UK, where he also studied history. His publications include Eyewitness Accounts of the Thirty Years War 1618-48 (2002), Early Modern Military History, 1450-1815 (2004), and Wallenstein: The Enigma of the Thirty Years War (2010), together with a number of academic articles on this period.

Table of Contents

1. The Origins of the Thirty Years War?
2. An Inevitable War?
3. The Bohemian Context
4. Counter-Reformation
5. The Habsburg Brothers ' ' Feud
6. Matthias ' 's Reign, Ferdinand ' 's Succession
7. Insurrection
8. No Way Back
9. The Search for Allies
10. The Revolt Defeated
11. From Bohemia to the Thirty Years War
12. Epilogue

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