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Macmillan Higher Education

The Rise and Fall of the Spanish Empire

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15 December 2008

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At its peak the Spanish empire stretched from Italy and the Netherlands to Peru and the Philippines. Its influence remains very significant to the history of Europe and the Americas. Maltby provides a concise and readable...

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At its peak the Spanish empire stretched from Italy and the Netherlands to Peru and the Philippines. Its influence remains very significant to the history of Europe and the Americas. Maltby provides a concise and readable history of the empire's dramatic rise and fall, with special emphasis on the economy, institutions and intellectual movements.

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A concise and readable history of the Spanish Empire
Very broad in its coverage, spanning the medieval background to the aftermath of empire
It will be of interest to a broad range of students interested in European and Colonial American history

Introduction
Imperial Beginnings
The Creation of an Empire in Europe
The Conquest of America
Imperial Organization Under the Habsburgs
Imperial Policy
Imperial Decline
The Bourbons
The End of the Empire
Selected Bibliography
Index.
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WILLIAM S. MALTBY is Professor of History Emeritus at the University of Missouri-St Louis, USA. His publications include The Black Legend in England: The Development of Anti-Spanish Sentiment, 1588-1660, Alba: A Biography of Fernando Alvarez de Toledo, 3rd Duke of Alba, The Reign of Charles V and with Steven Hause, Western Civilization.

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WILLIAM S. MALTBY is Professor of History Emeritus at the University of Missouri-St Louis, USA. His publications include The Black Legend in England: The Development of Anti-Spanish Sentiment, 1588-1660, Alba: A Biography of Fernando Alvarez de Toledo, 3rd Duke of Alba, The Reign of Charles V and with Steven Hause, Western Civilization.

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