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New PDF release: A History of the Habsburg Empire 1273-1700

By Jean Berenger,C.A. Simpson

ISBN-10: 0582090105

ISBN-13: 9780582090101

ISBN-10: 1138150495

ISBN-13: 9781138150492

the 1st a part of a two-volume historical past of the Habsburg Empire from its medieval origins to its dismemberment within the First international War.

This very important quantity (which is self-contained) meets a long-felt want for a scientific survey in English of the Habsburgs and their lands within the past due medieval and early glossy sessions. it truly is basically interested by the Habsburg territories in principal and northerly Europe, however the heritage of the Spanish Habsburgs in Spain and the Netherlands can also be coated. The publication, just like the Habsburgs themselves, offers with an important variety of lands and peoples: transparent, balanced, and authoritative, it's a amazing feat of synthethis and exposition.

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