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Richeleiu and his age

Carl Jacob Burckhardt

Richeleiu and his age

by Carl Jacob Burckhardt

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Richelieu, Armand Jean du Plessis, -- duc de, -- 1585-1642

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    StatementCarl J. Burckhardt.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC123.9 R5B822
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17843436M

    The book is full of important figures like Marie de Medici, Anne of Austria, and Gaston of Orleans, but Richelieu and his career are at the center of the whole story. The author is at his best when analyzing Richelieu psychologically and morally, but he seems to value those of his subject's virtues that might place him closer to the Homeric /5(8). At the same time he supported the arts and learning and founded the famous French Academy. Novelist Alexandre Dumas made Richelieu a crafty villain in his book The Three Musketeers, and Richelieu’s name has since become synonymous with political .

    To cite these documents for our course, give the author, source & page, e.g. Richelieu, Absolutism documents, p. 1 or Saint Simon, Absolutism documents, p. 5. Richelieu, Political Testament, Armand Jean Du Plessis, better known as Cardinal Richelieu, was a churchman who became King Louis XIII’s favorite minister. He played an important File Size: KB.   Cardinal Richelieu was born in and died in Richelieu dominated the history of France from to his death as Louis XIII’s chief minister, succeeding Luynes who died in Richelieu is considered to be one of the greatest politicians in French history. Richelieu was the third son of the Lord of Richelieu. .

    Armand-Jean du Plessis, cardinal et duc de Richelieu, byname the Red Eminence, French l’Éminence Rouge, (born September 9, , Richelieu, Poitou, France—died December 4, , Paris), chief minister to King Louis XIII of France from to His major goals were the establishment of royal absolutism in France and the end of Spanish-Habsburg hegemony in Europe. (–). Armand-Jean du Plessis, duke of Richelieu, was a cardinal of the Roman Catholic church. He was also chief minister of state to Louis XIII from to During this period he made France the foremost power in Europe. He was frail and sickly, but in his red cardinal’s robes he appeared distinguished and commanding.


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See more of our : Joseph Bergin. Joseph Bergin has been teaching at Manchester sinceand is an internationally recognised expert on the history of early modern France, especially the seventeenth century. He has written six major books, one of which was awarded the Prix Richelieu inand edited a number of others/5(5).

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Covers show light edge wear with rubbing/light is faded. Binding is tight. Richelieu and His Age: Power Politics and the Cardinal's Death. The defeat of Richelieu's allies at the battle of Nordlingen in produced an intensely critical situation for France, forcing her to resort once more to arms: all that had been gained hitherto by diplomacy was now in jeopardy/5.

The emphasis here then is on Richelieu the Cardinal, not Richelieu the secular statesman. The tragedy and irony of his ministry, as the authors also show, was that in order to maintain himself in power, Richelieu had to behave more like a Renaissance prince than a Counter-Reformation prelate.

Richelieu and his age / edited by Joseph Bergin and Laurence Brockliss. Format Book; Language English; Published/ Created Oxford: Clarendon Press, Description xvii, p.: ill.

; 24 cm. Details Subject(s) Richelieu, Armand Jean du Plessis. Title: Richelieu and his Age Format: Hardcover Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: January 1, Publisher: Oxford University Press Language: English.

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Cardinal Armand Jean du Plessis, Duke of Richelieu (French pronunciation: [aʁmɑ̃ ʒɑ̃ dy plɛsi]; 9 September – 4 December ), commonly referred to as Cardinal Richelieu (UK: / ˈ r ɪ ʃ ə l j ɜː, ˈ r iː ʃ-/, US: / ˈ r ɪ ʃ ə l (j) uː, ˈ r iː ʃ-/; French: Cardinal de Richelieu [kaʁdinal d(ə) ʁiʃ(ə)ljø] ()), was a French clergyman and h: Louis XIII.

Get this from a library. Richelieu and his age. [L W B Brockliss;] -- This study of Cardinal Richelieu's career as chief minister to Louis XIII of France presents the original research of eight experts in the field.

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Richelieu and his age. London, Allen & Unwin, (OCoLC) Named Person: Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu, duc de; Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu, duc de: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Carl Jacob Burckhardt; Edwin Muir; Willa Muir.

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Linking their work is the belief that Richelieu's ministry was a significant moment in the history of early modern France. The authors reject the traditional picture of Richelieu as the single-handed creator of the French absolute state and the. Armand-Emmanuel Sophie Septimanie de Vignerot du Plessis, 5th Duke of Richelieu and Fronsac (25 September – 17 May ), was a prominent French statesman during the Bourbon was known by the courtesy title of Count of Chinon untilthen Duke of Fronsac untilwhen he succeeded his father as Duke of Richelieu.

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Lacroix, the historian of Richelieu's youth, believes that in a journey made to Rome at the end ofRichelieu deceived the pope as to his age, but the incident is still obscure.

In his diocese, Richelieu showed great zeal for the conversion of Protestants and appointed the Oratorians and the Capuchins to give missions in all the parishes.Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

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