Aspects of European History 1494-1789

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Routledge, Jun 20, 2005 - History - 314 pages
First published in 1984. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
 

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Contents

Introduction
Renaissance Humanism
The Background to the Reformation
Political Factorsinthe Spread of Lutheranism in Germany Between 1517 and 1555
The Spread and Significance of Calvinism
Calvinism andthe Jesuits
The Counter Reformation
The Political Development of Spain 14741598 8 The Italian Wars andthe HabsburgValois Struggle 14941559
The Foreign Policyof Philip II 10 The Development of the Ottoman Empire to 1566
European Population Growth15001800
The Holy RomanEmpire 14931618 14 Issues Involved in the Thirty Years War 15 The Effects of the Thirty Years War on Germany
The Significance ofthe Treaty of Westphalia 17 The Spanish andPortuguese Empires 18 The Impact oftheSpanish Empire on Spains Economy inthe ...
France Under Louis XIV
French Foreign Policy in the Seventeenth Century
The Origin of Russian Communism Introduction
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