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The Resource Wallenstein : the enigma of the thirty years war, Geoff Mortimer, (electronic book)

Wallenstein : the enigma of the thirty years war, Geoff Mortimer, (electronic book)

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Wallenstein : the enigma of the thirty years war
Title
Wallenstein
Title remainder
the enigma of the thirty years war
Statement of responsibility
Geoff Mortimer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
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1944-
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Mortimer, Geoff
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Wallenstein, Albrecht Wenzel Eusebius von
  • Generals
  • Generals
  • Nobility
  • Thirty Years' War, 1618-1648
  • Holy Roman Empire
  • Bohemia (Czech Republic)
  • Bohemia (Czech Republic)
Label
Wallenstein : the enigma of the thirty years war, Geoff Mortimer, (electronic book)
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Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2010
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
List of Illustrations -- Conventions and References -- A Riddle Wrapped in a Mystery inside an Enigma -- No Great Expectations -- Early Manhood -- A Scandal in Bohemia -- Richer Than All his Tribe -- The Fault Is Not in our Stars -- Some Achieve Greatness Go, Captain, Greet the Danish King At the Parting of the Ways -- The Wheel Is Come Full Circle -- Once More unto the Breach -- From the Fury of the Norsemen Deliver Us Of Peace and Other Demons -- Decline and Fall -- Assassination Is the Quickest Way But Brutus Says He Was Ambitious -- References -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
9780230282100
Extent
304 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230282100
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Type of computer file
PDF.
Label
Wallenstein : the enigma of the thirty years war, Geoff Mortimer, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2010
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
List of Illustrations -- Conventions and References -- A Riddle Wrapped in a Mystery inside an Enigma -- No Great Expectations -- Early Manhood -- A Scandal in Bohemia -- Richer Than All his Tribe -- The Fault Is Not in our Stars -- Some Achieve Greatness Go, Captain, Greet the Danish King At the Parting of the Ways -- The Wheel Is Come Full Circle -- Once More unto the Breach -- From the Fury of the Norsemen Deliver Us Of Peace and Other Demons -- Decline and Fall -- Assassination Is the Quickest Way But Brutus Says He Was Ambitious -- References -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
9780230282100
Extent
304 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230282100
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Type of computer file
PDF.

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