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Europe"s Tragedy

by Peter H. Wilson

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Published by Penguin Group UK in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL24256222M
ISBN 109780141937809
OCLC/WorldCa591378058

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Winner of the Society for Military History Distinguished Book Award The horrific series of conflicts known as the Thirty Years War () tore the heart out of Europe, killing perhaps a quarter of all Germans and laying waste to whole areas of Central Europe to such a degree that many towns and regions never recovered.

Europe’s Tragedy: a History of the Thirty Years War Peter H. Wilson London, Allen Lane,ISBN: ; pp.;Price: £   Peter Wilson is a brave man to undertake a new general survey of one of the most long-lasting, multi-dimensional and controversial wars of all time.

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Soros discusses the European Union’s potentially uncertain future in this question-and-answer-format interview book. Soros calls the Maastricht Treaty, which established the euro, the “tragedy of Europe,” because it relegated “debtors to the status of Third World countries.”8/10().

Europe's Tragedy: A History Of The Thirty Years War: Peter H Wilson: Books - (2). The Thirty Years War: Europe's Tragedy. A deadly continental struggle, the Thirty Years War devastated seventeenth-century Europe, killing nearly a quarter of all Germans and laying waste to towns and countryside alike.

Peter Wilson offers the first new history in a generation of a horrifying conflict that transformed the map of the modern world.4/5(2). Winner of the Society for Military History Distinguished Book Award The horrific series of conflicts known as the Thirty Years War () tore the heart out of Europe, killing perhaps a quarter of all Germans and laying waste to whole areas of Central Europe to such a degree that many towns and regions never recovered.4/5(72).

Europe's Tragedy. Author: Peter Hamish Wilson; Publisher: Belknap Press ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Argues that religion was not the catalyst to the Thirty Years War, but one element in a mix of political, social, and dynastic forces that fed the conflict that ultimately transformed the map of the modern world.

Europe's Tragedy by Peter H Wilson: review Peter Wilson's magisterial history of the Thirty Years War shows why the memory of the conflict's.

The Thirty Years War: Europe's Tragedy is a history of prodigious erudition that manages to corral the byzantine complexity of the Thirty Years War into a coherent narrative.

It also offers a bracingly novel interpretation/5(9). Winner of the Society for Military History Distinguished Book Award The horrific series of conflicts known as the Thirty Years War () tore the heart out of Europe, killing perhaps a quarter of all Germans and laying waste to whole areas of Central Europe to such a degree that many towns and regions never recovered.5/5(1).

The horrific series of conflicts known as the Thirty Years War () tore the heart out of Europe, killing perhaps a quarter of all Germans and laying waste to whole areas of Central Europe to such a degree that many towns and regions never recovered.

All the major European powers apart from Russia were heavily involved and, while each country started out with rational war aims, the /5(6). The Thirty Years War: Europe's Tragedy is a history of prodigious erudition that manages to corral the byzantine complexity of the Thirty Years War into a coherent narrative.

It also offers a bracingly novel interpretation. Historians typically portray the Thirty Years War as the last and goriest of Europe's religious wars--a final bonfire of /5(74).