Golden Age Spain
2nd Revised edition
By (author) Henry Kamen
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Golden Age Spain by Henry Kamen
Book DescriptionFor over a century Spain controlled the greatest empire the world had ever seen, and its collapse provoked, both then as it does now, a range of analyses over which there has been little agreement. In the second edition of this successful text, Henry Kamen asks: was the Golden Age of Spain in the sixteenth century actually an illusion? By examining some of the key issues involved, Kamen offers a balanced discussion of this fundamental question. Golden Age Spain - offers a concise introduction to the major themes and debates - is now thoroughly revised and updated in the light of the latest research - contains new chapters which cover such topics as culture and religion - highlights key issues and questions at the start of each chapter - includes a helpful glossary and an expanded bibliography to aid further study Approachable and easy-to-follow, this text is essential reading for anyone with an interest in one of the most fascinating periods of Spanish history.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781403933379
(217mm x 138mm x 8mm)
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Publish Date: 29-Oct-2004
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Henry Kamen
HENRY KAMEN has been Professor of the Higher Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) in Barcelona, Spain, for the past ten years. He is also Visiting Professor in the University of Chicago's program in Barcelona and is the author of many successful textbooks.
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