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1652The Cardinal, the Prince, and the Crisis of the 'Fronde'

1652: The Cardinal, the Prince, and the Crisis of the 'Fronde'

David Parrott

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198797463
eISBN:
9780191838828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198797463.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Military History

This book offers a re-evaluation of the last year of the Fronde—the political upheaval between 1648 and 1652—in the making of seventeenth-century France. In late December 1651 cardinal Mazarin defied ... More

Absolutism in Renaissance MilanPlenitude of Power under the Visconti and the Sforza 1329-1535

Absolutism in Renaissance Milan: Plenitude of Power under the Visconti and the Sforza 1329-1535

Jane Black

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199565290
eISBN:
9780191721861
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565290.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This volume charts the rise and decline of absolutism in Milan from the early fourteenth to the early sixteenth century. The study shows how authority above the law, once the preserve of pope and ... More

Admiration and AweMorisco Buildings and Identity Negotiations  in Early Modern Spanish Historiography

Admiration and Awe: Morisco Buildings and Identity Negotiations in Early Modern Spanish Historiography

Antonio Urquízar-Herrera

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198797456
eISBN:
9780191838811
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198797456.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Historiography

This book offers the first systematic analysis of the cultural and religious appropriation of Andalusian architecture by Spanish historians during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Early ... More

Associative Political Culture in the Holy Roman EmpireUpper Germany, 1346-1521

Associative Political Culture in the Holy Roman Empire: Upper Germany, 1346-1521

Duncan Hardy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198827252
eISBN:
9780191866180
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198827252.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History, European Early Modern History

What was the Holy Roman Empire in the fourteenth to sixteenth centuries? At the turning point between the medieval and early modern periods, this vast central European polity was the continent’s most ... More

Austria, Hungary, and the HabsburgsCentral Europe c.1683-1867

Austria, Hungary, and the Habsburgs: Central Europe c.1683-1867

R.J.W. Evans

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199541621
eISBN:
9780191701252
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541621.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This book contains a collection of essays addressing a number of wide-ranging, interrelated themes spanning over 200 years of the Habsburg Empire. The book is a political, religious, cultural and ... More

Baptism, Brotherhood, and Belief in Reformation GermanyAnabaptism and Lutheranism, 1525–1585

Baptism, Brotherhood, and Belief in Reformation Germany: Anabaptism and Lutheranism, 1525–1585

Kat Hill

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198733546
eISBN:
9780191797934
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198733546.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

When Martin Luther mounted his challenge to the Catholic Church, reform stimulated a range of responses, including radical solutions such as those proposed by theologians of the Anabaptist movement. ... More

BastardsPolitics, Family, and Law in Early Modern France

Bastards: Politics, Family, and Law in Early Modern France

Matthew Gerber

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199755370
eISBN:
9780199932603
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199755370.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Family History

Commonly stigmatized as “bastards” in early modern France, children born out of wedlock were said to have neither kin nor kind, neither family nor nation. In practice, however, many natural parents ... More

Bayle, Jurieu, and the Dictionnaire Historique et Critique

Bayle, Jurieu, and the Dictionnaire Historique et Critique

Mara van der Lugt

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198769262
eISBN:
9780191822346
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198769262.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This book presents a new study of Pierre Bayle’s Dictionnaire Historique et Critique (1696), with special reference to Bayle’s polemical engagement with the theologian Pierre Jurieu. While recent ... More

Between the Devil and the HostImagining Witchcraft in Early Modern Poland

Between the Devil and the Host: Imagining Witchcraft in Early Modern Poland

Michael Ostling

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199587902
eISBN:
9780191731228
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587902.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Social History

Witches are imaginary creatures. But in Poland as in Europe and its colonies in the early modern period, people imagined their neighbours to be witches, with tragic results. This book tells the story ... More

A Bitter LivingWomen, Markets, and Social Capital in Early Modern Germany

A Bitter Living: Women, Markets, and Social Capital in Early Modern Germany

Sheilagh Ogilvie

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198205548
eISBN:
9780191719219
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205548.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

What role did women play in the pre-industrial European economy? This book tackles this question using a body of new evidence. By examining women's activities in a particular pre-industrial economy — ... More

'Black but Human'Slavery and Visual Arts in Hapsburg Spain, 1480-1700

'Black but Human': Slavery and Visual Arts in Hapsburg Spain, 1480-1700

Carmen Fracchia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198767978
eISBN:
9780191821820
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198767978.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Cultural History

The African presence in imperial Spain, of between 10-15 per cent of the population, was due to the institutionalization of the transatlantic slave trade that brought between seven- to eight hundred ... More

Blood and Violence in Early Modern France

Blood and Violence in Early Modern France

Stuart Carroll

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199290451
eISBN:
9780191710490
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199290451.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

The rise of civilised conduct and behaviour has long been considered as one of the major factors in the transformation from medieval to modern society. Thinkers and historians alike argue that ... More

Borders and Freedom of Movement in the Holy Roman Empire

Borders and Freedom of Movement in the Holy Roman Empire

Luca Scholz

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198845676
eISBN:
9780191880797
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845676.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Political History

Abstract: Borders and Freedom of Movement in the Holy Roman Empire tells the history of free movement in the Holy Roman Empire of the German Nation, one of the most fractured landscapes in human ... More

Calvinism on the Frontier 1600–1660International Calvinism and the Reformed Church in Hungary and Transylvania

Calvinism on the Frontier 1600–1660: International Calvinism and the Reformed Church in Hungary and Transylvania

Graeme Murdock

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198208594
eISBN:
9780191678080
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208594.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

This is the first book to examine one of Europe's largest Protestant communities in Hungary and Transylvania. It highlights the place of the Hungarian Reformed church in the international Calvinist ... More

Calvinists and LibertinesConfession and Community in Utrecht 1578-1620

Calvinists and Libertines: Confession and Community in Utrecht 1578-1620

Benjamin J. Kaplan

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202837
eISBN:
9780191675546
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202837.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

After the Reformation, the Dutch Republic emerged as the most religiously tolerant country in 17th-century Europe. This book examines the reasons behind this phenomenon, focusing on the struggle of ... More

Catholic Europe, 1592–1648Centre and Peripheries

Catholic Europe, 1592–1648: Centre and Peripheries

Tadhg Ó hAnnracháin

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780199272723
eISBN:
9780191801006
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199272723.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

This book examines processes of Catholic renewal from a unique perspective. Rather than concentrating on the much studied heartlands of Catholic Europe, it focuses primarily on a series of societies ... More

Catholic Identity and the Revolt of the Netherlands, 1520‐1635

Catholic Identity and the Revolt of the Netherlands, 1520‐1635

Judith Pollmann

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199609918
eISBN:
9780191729690
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199609918.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

Mining the diaries, memoirs and poems written by Catholics in the sixteenth-century Low Countries, this book explores how Catholics experienced religious and political change in the generations ... More

The Clash of LegitimaciesThe State-Building Process in Late Medieval Lombardy

The Clash of Legitimacies: The State-Building Process in Late Medieval Lombardy

Andrea Gamberini

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198824312
eISBN:
9780191862861
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198824312.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Political History

This book aims to make an innovative contribution to the history of the state-building process in late medieval Lombardy (thirteenth–fifteenth centuries), by illuminating the myriad conflicts ... More

Classical Learning in Britain, France, and the Dutch Republic, 1690-1750Beyond the Ancients and the Moderns

Classical Learning in Britain, France, and the Dutch Republic, 1690-1750: Beyond the Ancients and the Moderns

Floris Verhaart

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198861690
eISBN:
9780191893643
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861690.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Ideas

The Quarrel of the Ancients and the Moderns in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries was a moment when scholars and thinkers across Europe reflected on how they saw their relationship ... More

A Commerce of KnowledgeTrade, Religion, and Scholarship between England and the Ottoman Empire, 1600-1760

A Commerce of Knowledge: Trade, Religion, and Scholarship between England and the Ottoman Empire, 1600-1760

Simon Mills

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780198840336
eISBN:
9780191875915
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198840336.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, British and Irish Modern History

A Commerce of Knowledge: Trade, Religion, and Scholarship between England and the Ottoman Empire, c.1600–1760 tells the story of three generations of Church of England chaplains who served the ... More

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