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Author Thomas, Andrew L.

Title A house divided [electronic resource] : Wittelsbach confessional court cultures in the Holy Roman Empire, c. 1550-1650 / by Andrew L. Thomas.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 403 p. : ill., map.
Series Studies in medieval and Reformation traditions, 1573-4188 ; v. 150
Studies in medieval and Reformation traditions ; v. 150.
Note Based on author's thesis (Ph. D.)--Purdue University, 2007.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [337]-383) and index.
Contents Reflecting dynastic destinies: mirror of prince literature and Wittelsbach education -- Patronage and piety: the confessionalization of Wittelsbach courts in Heidelberg and Munich -- Confessional frontiers and border wars: the confessionalization of Bavaria and the Palatinate -- Wedding bells and cannon fire: Wittelsbach confessional diplomacy -- A winter's tale: the "Winter King" and the court at Prague -- Image-breaking: iconoclasm and identity crisis -- Clarion calls: White Mountain and Wittelsbach legitimacy -- Metamorphosis: the Palatinate in transition and the "Bohemian" court in exile at The Hague -- Appendix A: Wittelsbach genealogy (1300-1550) -- Appendix B: Palatine Wittelsbachs genealogy (1550-1650) -- Appendix C: Bavarian Wittelsbachs genealogy (1550-1650).
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Wittelsbach, House of.
Chronological Term Geschichte 1550-1650
Subject Royal houses -- Germany -- History.
Church and state -- Germany -- History.
Reformation -- Germany.
Bavaria (Germany) -- Court and courtiers -- History.
Palatinate (Germany) -- Court and courtiers -- History.
Bavaria (Germany) -- Religious life and customs.
Palatinate (Germany) -- Religious life and customs.
Holy Roman Empire -- History -- Ferdinand I, 1556-1564.
Holy Roman Empire -- History -- Ferdinand II, 1619-1637.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9789004183568 (hardback : alk. paper)
9004183566 (hardback : alk. paper)

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