The Thirty Years' War 1618-1648

The Thirty Years' War 1618-1648

Richard Bonney


greater than 3 and a part centuries have handed because the Peace of Westphalia ended the Thirty Years' conflict (1618-48); yet this such a lot devastating of wars within the early glossy interval maintains to trap the mind's eye of readers: this e-book unearths why. It used to be one of many first wars the place contemporaries under pressure the significance of atrocities, the horrors of the scuffling with and likewise the sufferings of the civilian inhabitants. The Thirty Years' conflict continues to be a clash of key value within the background of the advance of battle and the 'military revolution'.

Show sample text content

Download sample