The Thirty Years’ War (1618-48)

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The Thirty Years’ War (1618-48)

Postby nevermore » Tue Nov 11, 2014 7:05 pm

The Thirty Years’ War (1618-48)

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The Thirty Years’ War (1618-48) began when Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand II of Bohemia attempted to curtail the religious activities of his subjects, sparking rebellion among Protestants.

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The war came to involve the major powers of Europe, with Sweden, France, Spain and Austria all waging campaigns primarily on German soil. Known in part for the atrocities committed by mercenary soldiers,

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the war ended with a series of treaties that made up the Peace of Westphalia. The fallout reshaped the religious and political map of central Europe, setting the stage for the old centralized Roman Catholic empire to give way to a community of sovereign states.

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Re: The Thirty Years’ War (1618-48)

Postby fanai » Tue Nov 11, 2014 9:28 pm

Oh yes wonderful pics Nevermore
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Postby nevermore » Tue Nov 11, 2014 9:51 pm

Thanks alot


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