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Empire and Holy War in the Mediterranean
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

Empire and Holy War in the Mediterranean
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Phillip Williams
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-12 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

In the century after 1530 the empires of the Habsburgs of Spain and the Ottoman Turks fought a maritime war that seemed destined to lead nowhere:: lasting peace
Empire and Holy War in the Mediterranean
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Phillip Williams
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-12 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

In the century after 1530 the Habsburgs of Spain and the Ottoman Turks fought a maritime war that seemed destined to lead nowhere. Lasting peace was as unlikely
Empires of the Sea
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Roger Crowley
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-01 - Publisher: Random House

In 1521, Suleiman the Magnificent, Muslim ruler of the Ottoman Empire at the height of its power, dispatched an invasion fleet to the Christian island of Rhodes
Empires of the Sea
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Roger Crowley
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-04 - Publisher: Faber & Faber

In 1521, Suleiman the Magnificent, ruler of the Ottoman Empire at the height of its power, despatched an invasion fleet to the island of Rhodes. This was the op
Katharine of Aragon
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Patrick Williams
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-15 - Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

The tragic story of Henry VIII’s first unfortunate wife from an acknowledged expert of Spanish and Tudor history.
Ambrogio Spinola between Genoa, Flanders, and Spain
Language: en
Pages: 386
Authors: Silvia Mostaccio
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-10-03 - Publisher: Leuven University Press

Many of the most significant studies devoted to Ambrogio Spinola have focused on one particular aspect of his life: his successful military career. This volume,
Winning Wars
Language: en
Pages: 333
Authors: Matthias Strohn
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-07 - Publisher: Casemate Academic

A collection of military history essays examining the philosophical side of war and the meaning of “victory.” What does it mean to win a war? How does this
Persian Interventions
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: John O. Hyland
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-10 - Publisher: JHU Press

"In this book, Hyland examines the international relations of the First Persian Empire (the Achaemenid Empire) as a case study in ancient imperialism. He focuse
War and Religion
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Arnaud Blin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-19 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

The resurgence of violent terrorist organizations claiming to act in the name of God has rekindled dramatic public debate about the connection between violence