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Sweden in the Seventeenth Century free pdf This is a survey of the point in history when Sweden rose to pre-eminence in Europe. Drawing on the latest literature in Swedish and other languages, Paul Douglas Lockhart examines the institutions of the Swedish "empire" at the height of its influence, while focusing on the key historical questions: why did this impoverished state become a great power, how was it able to maintain this status and what brought about its eventual decline?

About Paul Douglas Lockhart

PAUL DOUGLAS LOCKHART is Associate Professor of History at Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio. He is a specialist in the history of early modern Scandinavia, and his previous publications include Denmark in the Thirty Years' War (1996).

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Author : Paul Douglas Lockhart
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 13 February 2004
ISBN : 0333731573
EAN : 9780333731574
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 200 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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