The martial ethic in early modern Germany : civic duty and the right of arms /

For German townsmen, life during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries was characterized by a culture of arms. Because the urban citizenry, made up of armed households, represented the armed power of the state, men were socialized to the martial ethic from all sides. This book shows how civic inst...

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Main Author: Tlusty, B. Ann, 1954- (Author)
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Format: Book Electronic
Language:English
Published:New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Series:Early modern history : society and culture
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