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The Habsburgs: Portrait of a Dynasty by Edward Crankshaw - First Edition - 1971 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000002749)

The Habsburgs: Portrait of a Dynasty

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The Habsburgs: Portrait of a Dynasty

by Edward Crankshaw

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ISBN 10
0670361348
ISBN 13
9780670361342
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New York: The Viking Press, A Studio Book. Hardcover. 1971. First Edition. Sewn binding. Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Jacket clean and bright with light rubbing, two short tears, and dog ear to the lower front flap. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 272 pages.

Contents: The foundation of a dynasty : Rudolph I, Frederick III; The Burgundian inheritance : Maximilian I; Habsburg over Europe : Charles V and Martin Luther; The Spanish apotheosis : Philip II and the Austrian cousins; War and Counter-Reformation : Ferdinand II; Vienna besieged and the challenge of Louis XIV : Leopold I, Joseph I, Charles VI; The making of modern Austria : Maria Theresa; Reforming despot : Joseph II; Victory, reaction, collapse : Francis I, II, Ferdinand I and Metternich; Recovery and the long last act : Francis Joseph and Charles I; Genealogical tables; Map of Habsburg territories in Europe.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller Inventory #
RWARE0000002749
Title
The Habsburgs: Portrait of a Dynasty
Author
Edward Crankshaw
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0670361348
ISBN 13
9780670361342
Publisher
The Viking Press, A Studio Book
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1971
Keywords
Habsburg, hapsburgs, hapsbergs, biography, government, history, politics, Austria
Bookseller catalogs
History; Biographies; Europe;
Size
4to

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