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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Thirty Years" War, 1618-1648.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical refrences and indexes.

Statement[edited by] Geoffrey Parker ; contributors, Simon Adams ... [et al.] ; research assistants, André W. Carus, Sheilagh C. Ogilvie.
ContributionsParker, Geoffrey, 1943-, Adams, Simon.
LC ClassificationsD258 .T47 1988, D258 .T47 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxliii, 340 p. :
Number of Pages340
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17962925M
ISBN 100415025346
LC Control Number88015716

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