Empire, war and faith in early modern Europe

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Published by Allen Lane in London .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Europe

Subjects:

  • Europe -- History -- 1492-1648.,
  • Europe -- History -- 17th century.,
  • Europe -- History, Military -- 1492-1648.,
  • Europe -- History, Military -- 1648-1789.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 288-398) and index.

Book details

StatementGeoffrey Parker.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD228 .P37 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 411 p. :
Number of Pages411
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3627773M
ISBN 100713995157
LC Control Number2002416801

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