Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-4 of 4 items

  • Keywords: Spanish Italy x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

The Moth and the Flame

Gregory Hanlon

in The Hero of Italy: Odoardo Farnese, Duke of Parma, his Soldiers, and his Subjects in the Thirty Years' War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199687244
eISBN:
9780191767043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199687244.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Military History

The Farnese dukes of Parma and Piacenza were imposed by the Papacy and the Emperor on the rich territories of northern Italy, dominated until then by a powerful feudal nobility. In the framework of a ... More


Cardinal Richelieu’s War

Gregory Hanlon

in Italy 1636: Cemetery of Armies

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780198738244
eISBN:
9780191801679
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198738244.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Cardinal Richelieu planned a great war against the Spanish Habsburgs and for years subsidized the Dutch and Swedes to fight the House of Austria by proxy. After the battle of Nördlingen weakened the ... More


The Hero of Italy: Odoardo Farnese, Duke of Parma, his Soldiers, and his Subjects in the Thirty Years' War

Gregory Hanlon

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199687244
eISBN:
9780191767043
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199687244.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Military History

This book examines a salient episode in Italy’s Thirty Years’ War between Spain and France, whereby the young duke Odoardo Farnese of Parma embraced the French alliance only to experience defeat and ... More


‘Lode della nazione italiana’: Italian historians on the Spanish soldiers

Cees Reijner

in Early modern war narratives and the Revolt in the Low Countries

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781526140869
eISBN:
9781526155504
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526140876.00011
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Nearly all Italian historians from the seventeenth century who wrote on the Revolt in the Low Countries took the view that the war waged by the Spanish monarchy against the rebels was a just one. ... More


View: