The Thirty Years War: A Documentary History: An Anthology of Sources

The Thirty Years War A Documentary History An Anthology of Sources The Thirty Years War A Documentary History fills a gap in recent studies of the great pan European conflict providing fresh translations of thirty eight primary documents for the student and general

  • Title: The Thirty Years War: A Documentary History: An Anthology of Sources
  • Author: Tryntje Helfferich
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  • Page: 126
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • The Thirty Years War A Documentary History fills a gap in recent studies of the great pan European conflict, providing fresh translations of thirty eight primary documents for the student and general reader The selections are drawn from the standard political documents, from the Apology of the Bohemian Estates for the Defenestration of Prague to the text of the Treaty o The Thirty Years War A Documentary History fills a gap in recent studies of the great pan European conflict, providing fresh translations of thirty eight primary documents for the student and general reader The selections are drawn from the standard political documents, from the Apology of the Bohemian Estates for the Defenestration of Prague to the text of the Treaty of Westphalia, as well as from imperial edicts, trial records, letters, diary entries, and satirical broadsheets, all directly translated from the Early New High German, French, Swedish, and Latin The volume contains some ten illustrations and one map and on the whole is well organized and well presented with a judicious amount of footnotes and a slim For Further Reading section A succinct introduction introduces the four sections, each with its own substantial introduction 1 Outbreak of the Thirty Years War 1618 1623 , 2 The Intervention of Denmark and Sweden 1623 1635 , and 3 The Long War 1635 1648 The concluding section 4 Two Wartime Lives 1618 1648 , interestingly juxtaposes the journals of a wandering mercenary and a settled townsman The first is the diary of Peter Hagendorf, kept between the years 1624 and 1649 and only rediscovered in 1993 Hagendorf experienced the war as a common mercenary from the Baltic to Italy, from France to Pomerania His counterpart is Hans Heberle, a shoemaker from a small town in the territory of the free imperial city of Ulm whose Zeytregister chronicled happenings both in the neighborhood and further afield The engrossing accounts of their shifting fortunes over the three decades of the war really help to give this collection of texts, and the troublesome period itself, a human face They are the stuff from which Grimmelshausen would craft his great novel of the war, The Adventuresome Simplicissimus 1668 Tryntje Helfferich is to be applauded for this consistently interesting and eminently useful volume Martin W Walsh, University of Michigan, in Sixteenth Century Journal

    Thirty Years War Thirty Years War Part of the European wars of religion Les Grandes Misres de la guerre The Great Miseries of War by Jacques Callot, Thirty Years War European history Britannica Thirty Years War, , in European history, a series of wars fought by various nations for various reasons, including religious, dynastic, territorial, and commercial rivalries.Its destructive campaigns and battles occurred over most of Europe, and, when it ended with the Treaty of Westphalia in , the map of Europe had been irrevocably changed. The Thirty Years War Home Page EarthLink Introduction to the Thirty Years War T his website provides summaries, in varying degrees of detail, of the military and diplomatic developments of the Thirty Years War. The Thirty Years War is one of the great conflicts of early modern European history The Thirty Years War consisted of a series of declared and undeclared wars which raged through the years throughout central Europe. The Thirty Years War Europe s Tragedy Peter H Wilson The Thirty Years War Europe s Tragedy Peter H Wilson on FREE shipping on qualifying offers A deadly continental struggle, the Thirty Years War devastated seventeenth century Europe, killing nearly a quarter of all Germans and laying waste to towns and countryside alike Peter Wilson offers the first new history in a generation of a horrifying conflict that transformed the Thirty Years War The CAVE The Thirty Years Wars Most textbooks refer to two different series of events as the Thirty Years War One occurs in the first half of The Thirty Years War 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 subject. The Consequences and Effects of the Thirty Years War To fully understand modern history, it is important to comprehend the full effects of the Thirty Years War The end of the Thirty Years War produced a number of dramatic consequences and altered Western Europe in significant religious, political, and social ways. Thirty Years On, How Well Do Global Warming Predictions James Hansen issued dire warnings in the summer of Today earth is only modestly warmer. Thirty Years Ago Michael Jackson First Moonwalked Music, Film, TV and Political News Coverage Thirty Years War World history The spark that set off the Thirty Years War came in , when the Archbishop of Prague ordered a Protestant church destroyed The Protestants rose up in revolt, but within two years the rebellion was stamped out by the Habsburg general, Count of Tilly.After Bohemia was defeated the Protestant king of Denmark invaded the empire but was defeated by the famous general Albrecht von Wallenstein.

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