Baltic Connections (3 vols.)

Archival Guide to the Maritime Relations of the Countries around the Baltic Sea (including the Netherlands) 1450-1800

Edited by Lennart Bes, Edda Frankot and Hanno Brand

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€408,00
$493.00
ISBN13: 
9789004164291
E-ISBN: 
9789047432517
Publication Date: 
November 2007
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
Vol. 1: xxxvi, 788 pp.; Vol. 2: xxvi, 822 pp.; Vol. 3: xxvi, 718 pp.
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ISSN: 
1569-1462
Volume: 
36

Haki Antonsson

This book looks at the emergence of the cult of St Magnús, earl of Orkney (d. 1117), and the literary corpus composed in his honour. Both aspects are examined from a wider Scandinavian and European perspective.
Series: 
Volume: 
29
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004155800
E-ISBN: 
9789047419556
Publication date: 
March 2007
€115,00
$140.00

John D. Fudge

Focusing on print culture and links between propagandists, typographers, and northern Europe's merchant milieu, this book investigates dispersal and suppression of religious innovation in the 1520s and expands the interpretative scope for Reformation studies beyond national, political, or...
Series: 
Volume: 
28
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004156623
E-ISBN: 
9789047419730
Publication date: 
April 2007
€115,00
$140.00

Philip Line

This book is the first treatment in English of the medieval Swedish kingdom in its formative period, the twelfth and thirteenth centuries. It provides an overview of Scandinavian research on the subject and an analysis of all aspects of kingship and government.
Series: 
Volume: 
27
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004155787
E-ISBN: 
9789047419839
Publication date: 
April 2007
€174,00
$210.00

Iben Fonnesberg-Schmidt

The Popes and the Baltic Crusades examines the formulation of papal policy on the crusades and missions in the Baltic region in the central Middle Ages and analyses why and how the crusade concept was extended from the Holy Land to the Baltic region.
Series: 
Volume: 
26
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004155022
E-ISBN: 
9789047418917
Publication date: 
November 2006
€127,00
$153.00

Martin Bellamy

During Christian IV’s highly influential reign, the Danish navy grew to be one of the most significant – if flawed – navies in Europe.This book provides a detailed survey of its politics, administration and operation.
Series: 
Volume: 
25
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004154506
Publication date: 
October 2006
€141,00
$169.00

Edited by Glyn S. Burgess and Clara Strijbosch

The Brendan Legend: Texts and Versions deals with the vast textual tradition relating to on the Irish Saint Brendan, known as 'The Navigator'. The book deals with the interrelated problems of the textual and literary embedding of Brendan texts and it highlights the versatility of textual...
Series: 
Volume: 
24
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004152472
Publication date: 
August 2006
€141,00
$169.00

Laura A.M. Stewart

This work examines Edinburgh's contribution to the outbreak of the British civil wars and its importance in the establishment of the revolutionary Covenanting regime. Early modern urban culture, multiple monarchy and post-Reformation religious radicalism are key themes of the book.
Series: 
Volume: 
23
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004151673
Publication date: 
May 2006
€172,00
$208.00

Edited by Wayne te Brake and Wim Klooster

The eleven wide-ranging essays in this volume covering the medieval and early modern periods explore how coercive power was established within, over, and by the cities of the Low Countries. They suggest a distinctive path of political development.
Series: 
Volume: 
22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004151291
Publication date: 
May 2006
€138,00
$167.00

Mari Isoaho

The present study examines the evolution of the image of Aleksandr Nevskiy in close connection with the dynamics of political and cultural history by demonstrating what influence the Life of Aleksandr Nevskiy had on popular historical consciousness in medieval Russia.
Series: 
Volume: 
21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004151017
Publication date: 
May 2006
€183,00
$221.00

Alison Cathcart

This study of clan society in the central and eastern Highlands during the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries offers new insights into the nature of clanship and local society as well as its interaction with regional and national politics.
Series: 
Volume: 
20
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004150454
Publication date: 
March 2006
€138,00
$167.00

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