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Spanish Habsburgs

Old World Empire

  1. Holy War by Nigel Cliff (1498 AD) - 560 pages
  2. Spain by Robert Goodwin (1519-1682 AD) - 608 pages
  3. Philip II by William Thomas Walsh (1527-1598 AD) - 770 pages
  4. The Jesuits by John W. O'Malley, S. J., Gauvin Alexander Bailey, Steven J. Harris & T. Frank Kennedy, S. J. (1540-1773 AD) - 872 pages
  5. Rereading the Black Legend Margaret R. Greer - 486 pages

Spain

Eastern Spain/Aragon
  1. The Borgias by G. J. Meyer - 512 pages
  2. Tirant Lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell (1490 AD) - 656 pages
Western Spain/Castile
  1. Isabella by Kirstin Downey (1451-1504 AD) - 560 pages
  2. The Life of Saint Teresa of Avila by Herself (1515-1582 AD) - 797 pages

Spanish Italy

Spanish Northern Italy
  1. Orlando Furioso (Volume I, Cantos 1-24) and Orlando Furioso (Volume II, Cantos 25-46) by Ludovico Ariosto (1516 AD) - 620 + 604 = 1,224 pages / Ferrara
  2. The Betrothed (I Promessi Sposi) by Alessandro Manzoni (1628 AD) - 1,018 pages / Milan
Spanish Southern Italy
  1. Caravaggio: A Life Sacred and Profane by Andrew Graham-Dixon (1571-1610 AD) - 544 pages
  2. The Tale of Tales by Giambattista Basile & Nancy L. Canepa (1600s AD) Naples - 528 pages
  3. New Science by Giambattista Vico & David Marsh (1668-1744 AD) Naples - 560 pages

Austrian Habsburgs

Early Modern Austrian Habsburgs

  1. The Habsburg Monarchy, 1618-1815 by Charles W. Ingrao - 494 pages
  2. For God and Kaiser by Richard Bassett (1619-1918 AD) - 1,058 pages
  3. A History of the Oratorio by Howard E. Smither - 507 pages
  4. The Cambridge Companion to Haydn by Caryl Clark (1732-1809 AD) - 573 pages
  5. Mozart: A Life in Letters by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Cliff Eisen & Stewart Spencer (1756-1791 AD) - 688 pages
  6. Mozart by Maynard Solomon (1756-1791 AD) - 656 pages

Habsburg/Reformation Holy Roman Empire

  1. German Histories in the Age of Reformations, 1400-1650 by Thomas A. Brady - 496 pages
  2. Balthasar Hubmaier by H. Wayne Pipkin & John Howard Yoder (1480-1528 AD) - 612 pages
  3. Luther and His Times by Ernest G Schwiebert (1483-1546 AD) - 892 pages
  4. Thomas Wyatt by Susan Brigden (1503-1542 AD) - 728 pages
  5. The Writings of Pilgram Marpeck by Walter Klaassen & William Klassen (1556 AD) - 612 pages
  6. Ferdinand II, Counter-Reformation Emperor, 1578-1637 by Robert Bireley - 637 pages

Habsburg/Early Modern Holy Roman Empire

  1. Europe's Tragedy by Peter H. Wilson (1618-1648 AD) - 1,024 pages
  2. The Thirty Years War by C.V. Wedgewood & Anthony Grafton (1618-1648 AD) - 536 pages
  3. Delphi Complete Works of Friedrich Schiller (Illustrated) by Friedrich von Schiller (1618-1648 AD) - 2,312 pages
  4. Leibniz by Maria Rosa Antognazza (1646-1716 AD) - 1,088 pages
  5. Institutes of Divine Jurisprudence, with Selections from Foundations of the Law of Nature and Nations by Christian Thomasius (1655-1728 AD) - 690 pages
  6. A Methodical System of Universal Law by Johann Gottlieb Heineccius (1681-1748 AD) - 711 pages
  7. Bach by John Eliot Gardiner (1685-1750 AD) - 672 pages
  8. Daughters of the Winter Queenby Nancy Goldstone (1600s AD) - 496 pages

Holy Roman Empire/Lutheranism

  1. Reformation Theology by Matthew Barrett - 784 pages
  2. Historical Introductions to the Lutheran Confessions by Gerhard Bente - 632 pages
  3. Concordia: The Lutheran Confessions by Concordia Publishing House (1580 AD) - 1,056 pages
  4. Christian Dogmatics by John Theodore Mueller - 665 pages
  5. The Christian Faith by Friedrich Schleiermacher - 800 pages
  6. Lutheran Service Book by LCMS - 1,024 pages