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The Thirty Years War

Geoffrey Parker

The Thirty Years War

by Geoffrey Parker

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Published by Routledge Kegan & Paul .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages408
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7481106M
ISBN 100415025346
ISBN 109780415025348

Sep 13,  · Winner of the Society for Military History Distinguished Book Award The horrific series of conflicts known as the Thirty Years War () tore the heart out of Europe, killing perhaps a quarter of all Germans and laying waste to whole areas of Central Europe to such a degree that many towns and regions never recovered.4/5(68). Peter Hagendorf was a German mercenary soldier in the Thirty Years' faburrito.com wrote a diary which gives a unique historic record of the life in the contemporary army from the viewpoint of a simple Landsknecht.. Current research relates the book author to Peter Hagendorf, first principal of Görzke, who died on 4 February at age of As such he was probably born in or in the.

Apr 22,  · That depends on your current knowledge of the subject, and the level of detail you'd like to have. If you're looking for an overview, the entry in my favorite single-volume military history book, Lynn Montruss' War Through the Ages is excellent, i. Nov 28,  · In the United States we never really learn about the Thirty Years War and the only part of the Seven Years war we hear about is the American theater. I would like a book either about the European theater of the Seven Years war or any book on the Thirty Years War. Jan 21,  · My review of the book is simply "False" and I give it no stars. You can never be too sure about the quality of the books you are handed by soot-covered strangers over the course of your life. Some are really good books. Others are more like Thirty Years in a Well, a true failure of the written word as art form and a true disappointment in.

The Origins of the Thirty Years' War Among the major wars of modern European history, the Thirty Years' War stands out not only for its duration but also for its striking impact on the international system in which it took place. Before I, the Spanish Habsburgs were the central power in a Europe where religious differences were crucial. Mar 20,  · The first edition of The Thirty Years' War offered an unrivalled survey of a central period in European history. Drawing on a huge body of source material from different languages and countries throughout Europe, it provided a clear and comprehensive narrative and analytical account of the faburrito.com by: May 17,  · The violence was, in many ways, a product of the large numbers of actors involved in the conflict. Beginning in , the Thirty Years’ War was, at heart, a struggle for constitutional and religious power within the Holy Roman Empire – Europe’s largest and most populous faburrito.com: Elinor Evans.


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The Thirty Years War by Geoffrey Parker Download PDF EPUB FB2

SyntaxTextGen not activatedThis is the first complete detailed study of pdf military aspects of the first half pdf this important conflict (). Each chapter deals with a particular battle, but Guthrie also examines wider questions of strategy, leadership, armaments, organization, logistics, and war finances.

The main emphasis is on the unique character and aspects of the Thirty Years War, with attention to the 4/5(1).Yet out of this fearful war Europe came forth free and independent.

In it she first learned to recognize herself as a community of nations; and this intercommunion of states, which originated in the thirty years’ war, may alone be sufficient to reconcile the philosopher to its horrors.Aug 05,  · Very short: During the Reformation, Germany was part of ebook Holy Roman Empire, a vast domain made up of hundreds of independent fiefs.

At the Peace of Augsburg (), the emperor agreed to let each fief follow its lord’s religion. But the next em.