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Published by University Press of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • sPsychiatry -- Germany -- History -- 16th century.,
  • Princes -- Mental health -- Germany.,
  • Princes -- Germany -- History -- 16th century.,
  • Germany -- History -- Maximilian I, 1493-1519.,
  • Germany -- History -- 1517-1648.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical notes and index.

StatementH. C. Erik Midelfort.
SeriesStudies in early modern German history
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,204p. :
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22332318M
ISBN 100813915007

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