Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Other titles||Politics, religion, and diplomacy in early modern Europe.|
|Statement||[edited by] Malcolm R. Thorp & Arthur J. Slavin.|
|Series||Sixteenth century essays & studies ;, v. 27|
|Contributions||Thorp, Malcolm R., 1943-, Slavin, Arthur Joseph.|
|LC Classifications||D223 .P66 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 332 p. :|
|Number of Pages||332|
|LC Control Number||94020540|
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