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Wallenstein

The Enigma of the Thirty Years War

  • Geoff Mortimer
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
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  16. Back Matter
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About this book

Introduction

Albrecht Wallenstein was a legendary military commander and generalissimo of the Habsburg forces, yet was eventually assassinated on the orders of Emperor Ferdinand II. This accessible modern biography of Wallenstein for the English-speaking reader dispels the many historical myths surrounding this central character of the Thirty Years War.

Keywords

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Authors and affiliations

  • Geoff Mortimer
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  1. 1.Oxford UniversityUK

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