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The Resource Reason of state, propaganda, and the Thirty Years' War : an unknown translation by Thomas Hobbes ; Noel Malcolm

Reason of state, propaganda, and the Thirty Years' War : an unknown translation by Thomas Hobbes ; Noel Malcolm

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Reason of state, propaganda, and the Thirty Years' War : an unknown translation by Thomas Hobbes ; Noel Malcolm
Title
Reason of state, propaganda, and the Thirty Years' War
Title remainder
an unknown translation by Thomas Hobbes ; Noel Malcolm
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Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
  • "Acclaimed writer and historian Noel Malcolm presents his sensational discovery of a new work by Thomas Hobbes: a propaganda pamphlet on behalf of the Habsburg side in the Thirty Years' War, translated by Hobbes from a Latin original. Malcolm's book explores a fascinating episode in 17th century history"--P. [4] of cover
  • "Malcom's book explores an episode in seventeenth-century history, illuminating both the practice of early modern propaganda and the theory of 'reason of state'."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Altera secretissima instructio Gallo-Britanno-Batava, Friderico V. data
Dewey number
940.2/41
Index
index present
Language note
Manuscript in parallel English and Latin; commentary in English
LC call number
D259
LC item number
.A4713 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1588-1679
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hobbes, Thomas
  • Malcolm, Noel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thirty Years' War, 1618-1648
  • Thirty Years' War, 1618-1648
  • Habsburg, House of
Label
Reason of state, propaganda, and the Thirty Years' War : an unknown translation by Thomas Hobbes ; Noel Malcolm
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [204]-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- A note on dates and transcriptions -- Hobbe's early career -- The translation : authorship, date, and style -- The 'Secretissima instructio' texts -- The distribution of the Alterio secretissima instructio in England -- Palatine politics : Cavendish, Mansfield, and Hobbes -- 'Reason of state' and Hobbes -- Hobbes's translation of Altera secretissima instructio -- Altera secretissima instructio -- List of manuscripts
Control code
76074142
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 227 pages
Isbn
9780199215935
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006036959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)76074142
Label
Reason of state, propaganda, and the Thirty Years' War : an unknown translation by Thomas Hobbes ; Noel Malcolm
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [204]-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- A note on dates and transcriptions -- Hobbe's early career -- The translation : authorship, date, and style -- The 'Secretissima instructio' texts -- The distribution of the Alterio secretissima instructio in England -- Palatine politics : Cavendish, Mansfield, and Hobbes -- 'Reason of state' and Hobbes -- Hobbes's translation of Altera secretissima instructio -- Altera secretissima instructio -- List of manuscripts
Control code
76074142
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 227 pages
Isbn
9780199215935
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006036959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)76074142

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