The Thirty Years War

Product Number: EB00680916
Released: Sep 13, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781681371238
Publisher: NYRB Classics
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Description

Europe in 1618 was riven between Protestants and Catholics, Bourbon and Hapsburg--as well as empires, kingdoms, and countless principalities. After angry Protestants tossed three representatives of the Holy Roman Empire out the window of the royal castle in Prague, world war spread from Bohemia with relentless abandon, drawing powers from Spain to Sweden into a nightmarish world of famine, disease, and seemingly unstoppable destruction.

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Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Sep 13, 2016

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