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Political Testament of Cardinal Richelieu

Henry B. Hill

Political Testament of Cardinal Richelieu

The Significant Chapters and Supporting Selections

by Henry B. Hill

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Published by University of Wisconsin Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics - Current Events

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
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    Open LibraryOL9671311M
    ISBN 100299024202
    ISBN 109780299024208


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The Political Testament of Cardinal Richelieu: The Significant Chapters and Supporting Selections and a great selection of related books, art and. CARDINAL RICHELIEU Political Testament Armand Jean du Plessis, Duc de Richelieu, the great French cardinal-statesman, was born in Paris on September 5,of a noble family, and was at first educated for the profession of arms, but entered Brand: Zhingoora Books.

Cardinal; French statesman, b. in Paris, 5 September, ; d. there 4 December At first he intended to follow a military career, but when, inhis brother Alfred resigned the Bishopric of Luçon and retired to the Grande Chartreuse, Richelieu obtained the see from Henry IV and withdrew to the country to take up his theological studies under the direction of Bishop.

CARDINAL RICHELIEU A MAND JEAN DU PLESSIS, DUC DE RICHELIEU (), was born into a. French family of the lesser nobility.

He became bishop of. LUI~on. at twenty­ one and was chosen to represent the clergy of Poitou in the Estates-General. of The queen-regent, Marie de' Medici, employed him as one of her chief. The Political Testament of Cardinal Richelieu by Paul Sonnino Author:Paul Sonnino, Date: Ma ,Views: 19 Author:Paul Sonnino Language: eng Format: epub Publisher: ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD Published: T+ The political testament of Cardinal Richelieu ; the significant chapters and supporting selections translated by Henry Bertram Hill.

--by Richelieu, Armand Jean du Plessis, duc de, Pages: Political Testament of Cardinal Richelieu - At the beginning of the 17th century, France was a place of internal strife and bickering bureaucrats. The king, Louis XIII, had come to the throne in at the age of nine, leaving the running of the kingdom to his mother, Marie de Medici.

Armand Jean du Plessis Richelieu, duc de (Cardinal Richelieu) (ärmäN´ zhäN dü plĕsē´ dük də rēshəlyö´), –, French prelate and statesman, chief minister of King Louis XIII, cardinal of the Roman Catholic rated bishop of Luçon (), he was a delegate of the clergy to the States-General ().

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The Political Testament of Cardinal Richelieu. trans. Henry Bertram Hill. Madison. University of Wisconsin Press. External links. Damayanov, Orlin. "The Political Career and Personal Qualities of Richelieu." Goyau, Georges.

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Testament politique by Richelieu, Armand Jean du Plessis duc de; 9 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Accessible book, Church and state, Early works toPolitical science, Politics and government, Literature, Essays, English literature, Collections; Places: France; People: Charles V Duke of Lorraine (), François-Michel Le Tellier Louvois.

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Cardinal Richelieu was France’s most subtle, iron-willed, and ruthless statesman. He was will incarnate, and arguably more than any other, he was the maker of modern France.

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