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Urban society in an age of war

Christopher R. Friedrichs

Urban society in an age of war

Nordlingen, 1580-1720

by Christopher R. Friedrichs

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton,N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War and society -- History.,
  • Nördlingen, Ger -- Social conditions.,
  • Nördlingen, Ger -- Economic conditions.,
  • Nördlingen, Ger -- Politics and government.,
  • Germany -- History -- 17th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChristopher R. Friedrichs.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20916364M

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Under the premise that local history can illuminate aspects of the past in ways that few works of broad historical synthesis can ever hope to equal, Christopher Friedrichs draws a comprehensive portrait of the small German city of Nordlingen during a turbulent century and a half of early modern history.

Urban Society in an Age of War Christopher R. Friedrichs Published by Princeton University Press Friedrichs, Christopher R. Urban Society in an Age of War: Nordlingen Cited by: Urban society in an age of war: Nordlingen, Book Author(s) Friedrichs, Christopher R.

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