The History Of The Reign Of The Emperor Charles V. (volume 1) by William RobertsonThe History Of The Reign Of The Emperor Charles V. (volume 1) by William Robertson

The History Of The Reign Of The Emperor Charles V. (volume 1)

byWilliam Robertson

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1769. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... VIEW O F T H E PROGRESS OF SOCIETY I N EUROPE,. FROM THE SUBVERSION OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE,, TO TH1 BEGINNING OP THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY.. SECTION III. View of the political Constitution of the principal States in Europe,. ^ at the Commencement of the sixteenth Century. Sect III. T T AVIN G thus enumerated'the principal causes and events* ' . .» ' *- the influence of which extended to all the states in Europe, bievamtyhi and contributed either to improve their internal government and tionof ih-U" Po^ce»or to en'arge tne sphere of their activity, and to augment their different na- national force; nothing remains, in order to prepare my readers rope*.0 U".. for entering v*ith full information, upon perusing the History of - * : the die Reign of Charles "V. but to give some view of the pa'rticu- Sect. Illlar constitution and form of civil government, in each of the --* nations which acted any considerable part during that period. While these institutions and occurrences, which I have mentioned, formed the people of Europe, to resemble each other, and conducted them from barbarism to refinement, in the same path, and with almost equal steps, there were other circumstances which occasioned a difference in their political establishments, and gave rise to those peculiar modes of government, which have produced such variety in the character and genius of nations. It is no less necessary to become acquainted with the latter, Necessary to than to have contemplated the former. The view which I have ex- flatiof each hibited of the causes and events, whose influence was universal, ^en, ' Charles V. will enable my readers to account for the surprizing resemblance be8an hi» among the nations of Europe in their interior police, and foreign operations. But, without a d...
Title:The History Of The Reign Of The Emperor Charles V. (volume 1)Format:PaperbackDimensions:124 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.26 inPublished:January 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217389929

ISBN - 13:9780217389921