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The Turkish Letters of Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq, Imperial Ambassador at Constantinople, 1554-1562: ...
Ogier Ghislain de Busbecq

Louisiana State University Press, 2005

A native of western Flanders, Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq served in several posts as diplomatic representative for the Habsburg ruler Ferdinand I (King of Bohemia and Hungary, 1526–64, and Holy Roman Emperor, 1556–64). Busbecq’s most famous mission was undoubtedly to the Ottoman Empire at the zenith of its power and glory during the reign of Suleiman the Magnificent. In four letters to his friend Nicholas Michault—who had been Busbecq’s ...


Peter Martyr Vermigli 1499-1562
Mariano Di Gangi

University Press of America, 1993

Many people today are struggling with the problem of the church. Can the present structures be reformed within, or should they simply be abandoned as barriers to the recovery of community? Peter Martyr Vermigli faced this issue in the 16th century. He made a major contribution to the progress of the Reformation through his lectures, letters, and publications from teaching posts at Oxford, Strasbourg, and Zurich. This book is an intimate account ...


The French Religious Wars 1562-1598 (Essential Histories)
Robert Knecht

Osprey Publishing, 2002

The eight French Wars of Religion began in 1562 and lasted for 36 years. Although the wars were fought between Catholics and Protestants, this books draws out in full the equally important struggle for power between the king and the leading nobles, and the rivalry between the nobles themselves as they vied for control of the king. In a time when human life counted for little, the destruction reached its height in the St Bartholomew's Day ...


Advanced Race Car Chassis Technology HP1562: Winning Chassis Design and Setup for Circle Track and Road Race ...
Bob Bolles

HP Books, 2010

Updated with nearly 60 percent new material on the latest racing technology, this book details how to design, build, and setup the chassis and suspension for road race and stock cars. Includes chassis dynamics, spring and shock theory, front and rear suspension geometry, real world racing aerodynamics, steering systems, racing chassis software and all you need to know to set you chassis up to win races.


A Hundred Giants: The French Huguenot Experience in Florida: 1562-1565
Tyrrell L. Armstrong, Dr. Robert H. Baer, ...

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2014

The first settlement of Europeans in Florida occurred in 1564 in the vicinity of Jacksonville. French Huguenots attempted a foothold there and lasted a year before being wiped out by the Spanish. As the struggle between the French and Spanish developed, French forces were shipwrecked along the Florida coast and executed by the Spaniards in the vicinity of Matanzas Inlet. In 2008 the authors began translating a Dutch manuscript published by ...


Witch Hunting in Southwestern Germany, 1562-1684: The Social and Intellectual Foundations
H. Midelfort

Stanford University Press, 1972

This book is an analysis of witchcraft and witch hunting as they appeared in southwestern Germany in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Starting from a short analysis of some basic problems in the interpretation of European witchcraft, it proceeds to a study of the shifting denominational views regarding witches and the growth of Catholic orthodoxy. That theoretical vantage yields insight into the patterns in time, space, and confession ...


The French Wars of Religion, 1562-1629 (New Approaches to European History)
Mack P. Holt

Cambridge University Press, 2005

This book is a new edition of Mack P. Holt's classic study of the French religious wars of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Drawing on the scholarship of social and cultural historians of the Reformation, it shows how religion infused both politics and the socio-economic tensions of the period to produce a long extended civil war. Professor Holt integrates court politics and the political theory of the elites with the religious ...


Kalenderblatt zum Jahr 1562: Fakten zum Jahr 1562 (Ein Engelsgroschen von 1562 und geschichtliche ..., 2015

Ein Engelsgroschen aus dem ernestinischen Sachsen von 1562


The King's Army: Warfare, Soldiers and Society during the Wars of Religion in France, 1562-76 (Cambridge ...
James B. Wood

Cambridge University Press, 2002

Historians have long ignored the military aspect of the French wars of religion. In contrast, The King's Army--a meticulously researched analysis of the royal army during the early civil wars--brings warfare back to the center of the picture. The King's Army makes an important contribution to the history of military forces, warfare, religion and society in France, and will be of great interest to those engaged in the debate over the "Military ...


The Stranger's Sin (Harlequin Superromance #1562)
Darlene Gardner

Harlequin, 2009


Landmarks Of Botanical History, Part 1: Prior To 1562: A Study Of Certain Epochs In The Development Of The ...
Edward Lee Greene

Kessinger Publishing, LLC, 2010

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.


The Proverbs and Epigrams of John Heywood (A. D. 1562).
John Heywood

BiblioBazaar, 2008

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally important and have elected to bring the book back into print as part of our ...


French Civil Wars, 1562 - 1598, The
R. J. Knecht

Routledge, 2000

The French Wars of Religion tore the country apart for almost fifty years. They were also part of the wider religious conflict between Catholics and Protestants which raged across Europe during the 16th century. This new study, by a major authority on French history, explores the impact of these wars and sets them in their full European context.


Masters, Servants, and Magistrates in Britain and the Empire, 1562-1955 (Studies in Legal History)

The University of North Carolina Press, 2004

Master and servant acts, the cornerstone of English employment law for more than four hundred years, gave largely unsupervised, inferior magistrates wide discretion over employment relations, including the power to whip, fine, and imprison men, women, and children for breach of private contracts with their employers. The English model was adopted, modified, and reinvented in more than a thousand colonial statutes and ordinances regulating the ...


Almanaque nuevo para el año 1562 (Spanish Edition)
Manuel Sánchez

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2012

El Almanaque nuevo para el años 1562, es uno de los últimos trabajos de Nostradamus en forma de almanaque anual. En el encontraremos a un Nostradamus conocedor y aplicador de las ciencias prohibidas en aquel tiempo. En resumen, un texto único que no debe perderse todo aquel que quiera conocer la auténtica figura del profeta francés. Esta traducción ha sido realizada meticulosamente desde el ejemplar original,


Peter Martyr Vermigli (1499-1562) and the Outward Instruments of Divine Grace (Reformed Historical Theology)
Jason Zuidema

Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2008

The Reformed exegete and theologian Peter Martyr Vermigli (1499-1562) was an unoriginal but consistent thinker. Theological insights were not packaged separately from each other, but consistently linked together. In all his thought he sought to steer the middle course between theological extremes in taking what was good and rejecting what was bad from each. Typical of this tendency to steer the middle course are his insights into the outward ...


Crime and Punishment in Early Modern Germany: Courts and Adjudicatory Practices in Frankfurt Am Main, ...
Maria R. Boes

Ashgate Pub Co, 2013

Frankfurt am Main, in common with other imperial German cities, enjoyed a large degree of legal autonomy during the early modern period, and produced a unique and rich body of criminal archives. In particular, Frankfurt's Strafenbuch, which records all criminal sentences between 1562 and 1696, provides a fascinating insight into contemporary penal trends. Drawing on this and other rich resources, Dr. Boes reveals shifting and fluid attitudes ...


The Spanish Settlements Within the Present Limits of the United States: Florida, 1562-1574 (Classic Reprint)
Woodbury Lowery

Forgotten Books, 2012

The Spanish Settlements Within the Present Limits of the United States: Florida, 1562-1574 was written by Woodbury Lowery in 1905. This is a 540 page book, containing 182815 words and 13 pictures. Search Inside is enabled for this title. (Typographical errors above are due to OCR software and don't occur in the book.) About the Publisher Forgotten Books is a publisher of historical writings, such as: Philosophy, Classics, Science, Religion, ...


A Collection of the Various Styles of Clothing: Which Are Presently Worn in Countries of Europe, Asia, ...
Francois Deserps

Univ of Minnesota Pr, 2001

In 1562, François Deserps published a book titled (in English translation) "A Collection of the various styles of clothing which are presently worn in countries of Europe, Asia, Africa, and the savage islands, all realistically depicted." Based on information Deserps claimed to have received from travelers about the garments worn by people from distant lands, this collection has been called the earliest book published in France on ethnography ...


Discours de la servitude volontaire & Mémoire touchant l'édit de janvier 1562 (French Edition), 2013

Ce livre comporte une table des matières dynamique, à été relu et corrigé. Il est parfaitement mis en page pour une lecture sur liseuse électronique. Extrait: D'avoir plusieurs seigneurs aucun bien je n'y voi : Qu'un, sans plus, soit le maître et qu'un seul soit le roi, ce disait Ulysse en Homère, parlant en public. S'il n'eût rien plus dit, sinon D'avoir plusieurs seigneurs aucun bien je n'y voi c'était autant bien dit que ...



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