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German—Spanish Trade from the Allied Invasion of France to the End of the Second World War

Christian Leitz

in Economic Relations between Nazi Germany and Franco’s Spain 1936–1945

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206453
eISBN:
9780191677137
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206453.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Economic History

This chapter focuses on the crucial developments of German–Spanish trade from the Allied invasion of France to the end of Second World War. It examines the consequences arising from Germany's ... More


Divas and Diplomacy in Seventeenth-Century France

John Watkins

in After Lavinia: A Literary History of Premodern Marriage Diplomacy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781501707575
eISBN:
9781501708527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501707575.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

This chapter examines how war affected interdynastic marriage in seventeenth-century France. By late seventeenth century, the hope for European peace had lost its foundations in a shared ... More


Passion in the Pyrenees

Elizabeth Harlan

in George Sand

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300104172
eISBN:
9780300130560
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300104172.003.0012
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter focuses on Aurore's twenty-first birthday, when sisters Jane and Aimee Bazouin, on a visit to Nohant en route to the Pyrenees, had suggested that Aurore join them on holiday at Cauterets ... More


Introduction

Patrice M. Dabrowski

in The Carpathians: Discovering the Highlands of Poland and Ukraine

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781501759673
eISBN:
9781501759697
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501759673.003.0001
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter introduces the Carpathian Mountains which are Central and Eastern Europe's most prominent physical feature. It mentions how most studies tend to overlook the Carpathian Mountains ... More


Crisis and Revival, 1657–9

Alistair Malcolm

in Royal Favouritism and the Governing Elite of the Spanish Monarchy, 1640-1665

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198791904
eISBN:
9780191834158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198791904.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Political History

The events leading up to the signing of a peace at the Pyrenees in 1659 present a case study of the themes discussed over the course of this book: the valido’s fixation with war and foreign policy as ... More


The Creative Explosion

T. Douglas Price

in Europe before Rome: A Site-by-Site Tour of the Stone, Bronze, and Iron Ages

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199914708
eISBN:
9780197563267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199914708.003.0006
Subject:
Archaeology, European Archaeology

Two related phenomena characterize the last 30,000 years or so of the Pleistocene and the Old Stone Age in Europe, a period known as the Upper Paleolithic. The first of these is the arrival of a ... More


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