Europe in Flames: The Crisis of the Thirty Years War

Europe in Flames: The Crisis of the Thirty Years War

`War,' wrote Cardinal Richelieu, `is one of the scourges with which it has pleased God to afflict men'. Yet the prelate's mournful observation scarcely begins to encapsulate the full complexity and unspeakable horror of the greatest man-made calamity to befall Europe before the twentieth century. Claiming far more lives proportionately than either the First or Second World `War,' wrote Cardinal Richelieu, `is one of the scourges with which it has pleased God to afflict men'. Yet the prelate's...

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Title:Europe in Flames: The Crisis of the Thirty Years War
Author:John Matusiak
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Genres:History
ISBN:0750985518
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:320 pages pages

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    Apr 26, 2019
    How style can destroy substance This is masterpiece of research, erudition and analysis. Unfortunately, the style almost destroys its good points. The Thirty Years War was probably the most confusing series of events in the history of human conflict. To be well understood it needs ...
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    Jun 07, 2019
    The Thirty Years War: Lessons were not learned The Thirty Years War is a tangled tale of alliance, deception and grinding destruction. This history is so well explained here that I now have some clear idea of how and why Europe endured such pitiless slaughter, famine and horror. S...
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