Early Modern Europe Products

  • Visualizing Venice

    Mapping and Modeling Time and Change in a City

    Edited by Andrea Giordano, Kristin Huffman Lanzoni, Caroline Bruzelius

    Visualizing Venice presents the ways in which the use of innovative technology can provide new and fascinating stories about places and times within history. Written by those behind the Visualizing Venice project, this book explores the variety of disciplines and analytical methods generated by…

    Hardback – 2017-10-18 
    Routledge Research in Digital Humanities

  • The Value of Time in Early Modern English Literature

    By Tina Skouen

    The stigma of haste pervaded early modern English culture, more so than the so-called stigma of print. The period’s writers were perpetually short on time, but what does it mean for authors to present themselves as hasty or slow, or to characterize others similarly? This book argues that such…

    Hardback – 2017-10-10 

  • Women and Work in Premodern Europe

    Experiences, Relationships and Cultural Representation

    Edited by Merridee L. Bailey, Tania M. Colwell, Julie Hotchin

    This book re-evaluates ideas of work and of what work could entail for women in premodern Europe, spanning a period from roughly 1100-1800 CE. Its broad-based yet thematically focused approach provides an opportunity to explore and understand the diversity of premodern women’s experiences of…

    Hardback – 2017-09-28 

  • Spain and the Irish Mission, 1609-1707

    By Cristina Bravo Lozano

    This book offers a new perspective on the strategy of the Spanish monarchy after the Peace of London (1604), focusing on the missionary networks created around the Catholic diaspora to the Iberian Peninsula and their political significance.…

    Hardback – 2017-09-15 
    Routledge Studies in Renaissance and Early Modern Worlds of Knowledge

  • Interspecies Interactions

    Animals and Humans between the Middle Ages and Modernity

    Edited by Sarah Cockram, Andrew Wells

    Interspecies Interactions surveys the rapidly developing field of human-animal relations from the late medieval and early modern eras through to the mid-Victorian period. By viewing animals as authentic and autonomous historical agents who had a real impact on the world around them, this book…

    Paperback – 2017-09-04 

  • Huguenot Networks, 1560–1780

    The Interactions and Impact of a Protestant Minority in Europe

    Edited by Vivienne Larminie

    These chapters explore how a religious minority not only gained a toehold in countries of exile, but also wove itself into their political, social, and religious fabric. The way for the refugees’ departure from France was prepared through correspondence and the cultivation of commercial,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-31 
    Politics and Culture in Europe, 1650-1750

  • Louis XIV

    2nd Edition

    By Richard Wilkinson

    Louis XIV ruled France for more than half a century and is typically remembered for his absolutism, his patronage of the arts and his lavish lifestyle – culminating in the building of Versailles. This original and lively biography focuses on Louis’s personal life while keeping the needs of the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-18 
    Routledge Historical Biographies

  • Scientific Practices in European History, 1200-1800

    A Book of Texts

    By Peter Dear

    Scientific Practices in European History, 1200–1800 presents and situates a collection of extracts from both widely known texts by such figures as Copernicus, Newton, and Lavoisier, and lesser known but significant items, all chosen to provide a perspective on topics in social, cultural and…

    Paperback – 2017-08-09 

  • An Unproclaimed Empire: The Grand Duchy of Lithuania

    From the Viewpoint of Comparative Historical Sociology of Empires

    By Zenonas Norkus

    An Unproclaimed Empire: The Grand Duchy of Lithuania is an interdisciplinary study of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania (GDL) that is historical in subject but social scientific in approach. It is also the first study to apply this comparative and social scientific method to the GDL. In this book,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-09 
    Routledge Research in Early Modern History

  • Italian Merchants in the Early-Modern Spanish Monarchy

    Business Relations, Identities and Political Resources

    Edited by Catia Brilli, Manuel Herrero Sánchez

    Italian businessmen played a key role in both international trade and finance from the Middle Ages until the first decades of the seventeenth century. While the peak of their influence within and beyond Europe has been thoroughly examined by historians, the way in which merchants from the Italian…

    Hardback – 2017-06-21

  • Spanish Society, 1348–1700

    2nd Edition

    By Teofilo F. Ruiz

    Beginning with the Black Death in 1348 and extending through to the demise of Habsburg rule in 1700, this second edition of Spanish Society, 1348–1700 has been expanded to provide a wide and compelling exploration of Spain’s transition from the Middle Ages to modernity. Each chapter builds on the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06

  • Practices of Diplomacy in the Early Modern World c.1410-1800

    Edited by Tracey A. Sowerby, Jan Hennings

    Practices of Diplomacy in the Early Modern World offers a new contribution to the ongoing reassessment of early modern international relations and diplomatic history. Divided into three parts, it provides an examination of diplomatic culture from the Renaissance into the eighteenth century and…

    Hardback – 2017-05-15
    Routledge Research in Early Modern History

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