Gustavas Adolphus

Gustavas Adolphus

9 December: birth of Gustavus Adolphus. Peace of Teusina between Sweden and Russia. Deposition of Sigismund III; usurpation of Charles IX. Charles IX invades Livonia. Catastrophic defeat of Swedes at Kirkholm. Charles IX intervenes in ...

Author: Michael Roberts

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317895763

Category: History

Page: 224

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Gustavus Adolphus (1594--1632) dominated his age: he made Sweden the leading power of Northern Europe, was the principal upholder of the Protestant cause in the Thirty Years War, and was a great administrator as well as a brilliant soldier. His toleration and reforms helped define the development of the modern state. This concise study of his career, by the doyen of modern historians of the North, appeared in 1973. Long unavailable but now revised, expanded, updated and reset, it makes a welcome return in Profiles in Power.
Categories: History

Gustavas Adolphus

Gustavas Adolphus

Gustavus Adolphus (1594--1632) dominated his age: he made Sweden the leading power of Northern Europe, was the principal upholder of the Protestant cause in the Thirty Years War, and was a great administrator as well as a brilliant soldier.

Author: Michael Roberts

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317895756

Category: History

Page: 224

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Gustavus Adolphus (1594--1632) dominated his age: he made Sweden the leading power of Northern Europe, was the principal upholder of the Protestant cause in the Thirty Years War, and was a great administrator as well as a brilliant soldier. His toleration and reforms helped define the development of the modern state. This concise study of his career, by the doyen of modern historians of the North, appeared in 1973. Long unavailable but now revised, expanded, updated and reset, it makes a welcome return in Profiles in Power.
Categories: History

Edwards s Military Catalogue

Edwards s Military Catalogue

1162 GUSTAVUS ADOLPHUS , History of , to which is prefixed an Essay on the Military State of Europe early in the ... 1885 58 1165 Gustavas Adolphus and the Struggle of Protestantism , by C. R. L. FLETCHER , Oxford , illustrated , 12mo ...

Author: Francis Edwards (Firm)

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:32044087956199

Category: Antiquarian booksellers

Page: 648

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Categories: Antiquarian booksellers

Batty s Catalogue of the Copper Coinage of Great Britain Ireland British Isles and Colonies Local Private Tokens Jettons c

Batty  s Catalogue of the Copper Coinage of Great Britain  Ireland  British Isles and Colonies  Local   Private Tokens Jettons   c

Gustavas . 4233 0. – Laureate Bust to left , “ Gustavas . Vasa . ” R. – Female seated , “ Britannicus . ” Ex . “ 1777. ” Gustavus . 4234 0. – Laureate Bust to left of George II . , “ Gustavus Adolphus .

Author: D. T. Batty

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:32044098398316

Category: Coins, English

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Categories: Coins, English

The Blue Book of College Athletics

The Blue Book of College Athletics

Members - Augsburg , Concordia , Gustavus Adolphus , Hamline , Macalester , St. John's , St. Mary's , St. Thomas , U. of Minnesota ( Duluth Branch ) . Football Champions - St . Olaf 1923 ; Carleton 1924 ; Macalester 1925 ; Gustavus ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105117381538

Category: Athletics

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Categories: Athletics

The United Service

The United Service

GUSTAVUS ADOLPHUS . " The ' foremost man ' of all this modern world . ” — MAJ . - GEN . MITCHELL , B.A. " Anderson . Behold , my lord , behold the sons of war , Of triumph , turn to tears ; while , from that eye , All Sweden takes her ...

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ISBN: HARVARD:HN4EAD

Category: Military art and science

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Categories: Military art and science

The Cambridge Modern History

The Cambridge Modern History

... the colonies and , 714 Brahe , Ebba , and Gustavus Adolphus , 178 Per , Oxenstierna and , 569 ; defends the Swedish peninsula , 584 ; 590 Tycho , claim of , to distinction , 562 Bramhall , John , Archbishop of Armagh , 520 Brandeis ...

Author: John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Baron Acton

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ISBN: HARVARD:HH2IAC

Category: Enlightenment

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"The Cambridge Modern History" is a comprehensive modern history of the world, beginning with the 15th century age of Discovery, published by the Cambridge University Press in the United Kingdom and also in the United States.
Categories: Enlightenment

Gustavus Adolphus

Gustavus Adolphus

Author: Theodore Ayrault Dodge

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:HWNIX6

Category: Military history, Modern

Page: 864

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Categories: Military history, Modern

Sweden

Sweden

Gustavas Adolphus did extraordinary services for the improvement of Swedish trade and Axel Oxenstierna likewise . “ The kingdom's welfare depends upon trade and shipping " was a pronouncement often heard from Gustavus Adolphus . а Side ...

Author: Axel Johan Josef Guinchard

Publisher:

ISBN: PSU:000002434599

Category: Sweden

Page:

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Categories: Sweden