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Wallenstein

The Enigma of the Thirty Years War

Authors: Mortimer, G.

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About this book

Albrecht Wallenstein was a legendary military commander and generalissimo of the Habsburg forces, yet was eventually assassinated on the orders of Emperor Ferdinand II. This accessible modern biography of Wallenstein for the English-speaking reader dispels the many historical myths surrounding this central character of the Thirty Years War.

About the authors

GEOFF MORTIMER studied history and German at Oxford University, where he also taught at St Edmund Hall. His publications include Eyewitness Accounts of the Thirty Years War 1618-48 (Palgrave Macmillan, 2002), Early Modern History, 1485-1815 (Palgrave Macmillan, 2004), and a number of articles on this period.

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'...thanks to his profound knowledge of the Thirty Years War and his wide reading of both the older and most recent historiography, he is able to offer a very informative, trustworthy and readable account of Wallenstein's life.' The Journal of Military History


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eBook 24,99 €
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Hardcover 114,39 €
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Softcover 31,19 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Wallenstein
Book Subtitle
The Enigma of the Thirty Years War
Authors
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Geoff Mortimer
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-28210-0
DOI
10.1057/9780230282100
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-27212-5
Softcover ISBN
978-0-230-27213-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 286
Number of Illustrations and Tables
9 b/w illustrations
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