Category Archives: Dutch War (1672-1778)

Book Review of The Great Elector

Derek McKay. The Great Elector. Profiles in Power series. Harlow, England: Longman, 2001. ISBN 978-0-582-49482-4. Notes. Maps. Tables. Chronology. Bibliography. Index. Pp. xiii, 286. £16.99 (paperback). Dr Derek McKay, retired Senior Lecturer in International History at the London School of … Continue reading

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Louis XIV’s Dutch War (1672-1678/79)

Review Article: Louis XIV’s Dutch War (1672-1678/79) Paul Sonnino. Louis XIV and the Origins of the Dutch War. Cambridge Studies in Early Modern History series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. ISBN 978-0-5215-3134-4. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Pp. xii, 226. $43.00 (paperback). … Continue reading

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Europe in the Age of Louis XIV (1661-1715): A Bibliography

INTERNATIONAL POLITICS AND WARFARE IN THE LATE MIDDLE AGES AND EARLY MODERN EUROPE A Bibliography of Diplomatic and Military Studies by William Young Chapter 6 – Europe in the Age of Louis XIV (1661-1715) Europe in the Age of Louis … Continue reading

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Book Review of Negotiator Out of Season: The Career of Wilhelm Egon von Fürstenberg, 1629 to 1704

John T. O’Connor. Negotiator Out of Season: The Career of Wilhelm Egon von Fürstenberg, 1629 to 1704. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1978. ISBN 978-0-820-30436-6. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Pp. x, 263. The Wars of Louis XIV have fascinated a small … Continue reading

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Book Review of The Resilience of the Spanish Monarchy, 1665-1700

Christopher Storrs. The Resilience of the Spanish Monarchy, 1665-1700. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2006. ISBN 978-0-19-924637-3. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Pp. xv, 271. $155.00. Historians have traditionally seen Habsburg Spain as a declining Great Power in the late seventeenth … Continue reading

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Book Review of The Business of War: Military Enterprise and Military Revolution in Early Modern Europe

David Parrott. The Business of War: Military Enterprise and Military Revolution in Early Modern Europe. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. ISBN 978-0-521-51483-5. Figures. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Pp. xvii, 429. $80.00. Dr David Parrott, a Fellow and Lecturer at New … Continue reading

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Book Review of Ideology and Foreign Policy in Early Modern Europe (1650-1750)

David Onnekink and Gijs Rommelse, editors. Ideology and Foreign Policy in Early Modern Europe (1650-1750). Politics and Culture in Europe, 1650-1750 series. Farnham, England: Ashgate, 2001. ISBN 978-1-4094-1913-6. Figures. Notes. Index. Pp. xiii, 320. $134.00. Dr David Onnekink, an Assistant Professor of … Continue reading

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