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Muscovy and Sweden in the Thirty Years' War, 1630-1635

£19.99

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This is an English translation of important writings on the Thirty Years' War by the great Soviet historian B. F. Porshnev.

Little is known of the Muscovite contribution to the conflict and Paul Dukes - arguably Britain's senior historian of 'ancien regime' Russia - has selected the most valuable areas of Porshnev's unparalleled archival research to fill a crucial gap in the literature of the seventeenth century. In placing this work in the context of Porshnev's larger undertaking, Professor Dukes' substantial introduction assesses Porshnev's critics and evaluates his contribution to our understanding of the Thirty Years' War and of relations between Eastern and Western Europe at the time.

A significant reinterpretation of a fascinating period, the book will interest both Russian specialists and those working more generally in seventeenth- century European history.

The book has its dust jacket which is intact. The book is an ex-library book with library stickers on the front free end paper. On two or three pages there are light pencil annotations. Otherwise, the pages are clean and the binding is firm.

Item details

Added value:
First Edition
Author(s):
Porshnev, BF
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
9.25" by 6"
Edition:
First, 1995
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0521451396
ISBN-13:
9780521451390
Number of pages:
256
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Muscovy and Sweden in the Thirty Years' War, 1630-1635

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This is an English translation of important writings on the Thirty Years' War by the great Soviet historian B. F. Porshnev.

Little is known of the Muscovite contribution to the conflict and Paul Dukes - arguably Britain's senior historian of 'ancien regime' Russia - has selected the most valuable areas of Porshnev's unparalleled archival research to fill a crucial gap in the literature of the seventeenth century. In placing this work in the context of Porshnev's larger undertaking, Professor Dukes' substantial introduction assesses Porshnev's critics and evaluates his contribution to our understanding of the Thirty Years' War and of relations between Eastern and Western Europe at the time.

A significant reinterpretation of a fascinating period, the book will interest both Russian specialists and those working more generally in seventeenth- century European history.

The book has its dust jacket which is intact. The book is an ex-library book with library stickers on the front free end paper. On two or three pages there are light pencil annotations. Otherwise, the pages are clean and the binding is firm.

Added value:
First Edition
Author(s):
Porshnev, BF
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
9.25" by 6"
Edition:
First, 1995
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0521451396
ISBN-13:
9780521451390
Number of pages:
256
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Muscovy and Sweden in the Thirty Years' War, 1630-1635

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