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War, Diplomacy and the Rise of Savoy, 1690–1720.

By: Series: Cambridge Studies in Italian History and CulturePublisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2000Copyright date: ©2000Description: 1 online resource (365 pages)Content type:
  • text
Media type:
  • computer
Carrier type:
  • online resource
ISBN:
  • 9780511150623
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: War, Diplomacy and the Rise of Savoy, 1690–1720DDC classification:
  • 944.48033
LOC classification:
  • DG618.53 .S76 1999
Online resources:
Contents:
Cover -- Half-title -- Series-title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- CONTENTS -- ILLUSTRATIONS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- ABBREVIATIONS -- Archival references -- Individuals -- Bibliographical -- INTRODUCTION -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- CHAPTER 1 THE SAVOYARD ARMY, 1690-1720 -- ARMY EXPANSION -- COMPOSITION OF VICTOR AMADEUS' FORCES -- FOREIGN TROOPS IN VICTOR AMADEUS' PAY, 1690-1713 -- VICTOR AMADEUS' MILITARY DEPENDENCE ON HIS ALLIES, 1690-1713 -- ADMINISTRATION, ORGANISATION AND SUPPLY -- CONCLUSION -- CHAPTER 2 SAVOYARD FINANCE, 1690-1720 -- SAVOYARD FINANCES c. 1689 -- THE FISCAL CRISIS -- THE CONTRIBUTION OF VICTOR AMADEUS' STATES, 1690-1713 -- FOREIGN SUBSIDIES -- CONCLUSION -- CHAPTER 3 SAVOYARD DIPLOMACY, 1690-1720 -- THE EXPANSION OF SAVOYARD DIPLOMATIC CONTACTS ABROAD FROM 1690 -- THE GROWTH OF A DIPLOMATIC COMMUNITY IN TURIN FROM 1690 -- THE ADMINISTRATION AND ORGANISATION OF SAVOYARD DIPLOMACY -- THE FUNCTIONS AND OBJECTIVES OF SAVOYARD DIPLOMACY -- THE ATTITUDES, CHARACTERISTICS AND METHODS OF SAVOYARD DIPLOMACY -- REACTIONS AND RESPONSES TO WIDER CONTACTS ABROAD -- CONCLUSION -- CHAPTER 4 GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS IN THE SAVOYARD STATE, 1690-1720 -- BUREAUCRACY, INTENDANCY AND THEIR LIMITS -- THE ROLE OF VICTOR AMADEUS AND THE DYNASTY -- OPPOSITION AND COHESION -- CONCLUSION -- CHAPTER 5 THE SAVOYARD NOBILITY, 1690-1720 -- THE NOBILITY OF THE SAVOYARD STATE ON THE EVE OF THE NINE YEARS WAR -- 1690-1720 -- CONCLUSION -- CHAPTER 6 REGIONS AND COMMUNITIES IN THE SAVOYARD STATE, 1690-1720 -- THE PROVINCE OF MONDOVÌ -- THE DUCHY OF AOSTA -- THE VAUDOIS -- CONCLUSION -- CONCLUSION -- SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY -- PRIMARY SOURCES -- Turin -- Archivio di Stato -- Biblioteca Reale -- Opera Pia Barolo -- London -- British Library -- Public Record Office -- Archivo General de Simancas, Spain -- Algemeen Rijks Archief, Hague -- PUBLISHED PRIMARY.
Printed sources -- SECONDARY SOURCES -- Guides -- Monographs and articles -- Relevant studies of other states -- INDEX.
Summary: An account of the transformation of the state of Savoy under Duke Victor Amadeus II.
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Cover -- Half-title -- Series-title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- CONTENTS -- ILLUSTRATIONS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- ABBREVIATIONS -- Archival references -- Individuals -- Bibliographical -- INTRODUCTION -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- CHAPTER 1 THE SAVOYARD ARMY, 1690-1720 -- ARMY EXPANSION -- COMPOSITION OF VICTOR AMADEUS' FORCES -- FOREIGN TROOPS IN VICTOR AMADEUS' PAY, 1690-1713 -- VICTOR AMADEUS' MILITARY DEPENDENCE ON HIS ALLIES, 1690-1713 -- ADMINISTRATION, ORGANISATION AND SUPPLY -- CONCLUSION -- CHAPTER 2 SAVOYARD FINANCE, 1690-1720 -- SAVOYARD FINANCES c. 1689 -- THE FISCAL CRISIS -- THE CONTRIBUTION OF VICTOR AMADEUS' STATES, 1690-1713 -- FOREIGN SUBSIDIES -- CONCLUSION -- CHAPTER 3 SAVOYARD DIPLOMACY, 1690-1720 -- THE EXPANSION OF SAVOYARD DIPLOMATIC CONTACTS ABROAD FROM 1690 -- THE GROWTH OF A DIPLOMATIC COMMUNITY IN TURIN FROM 1690 -- THE ADMINISTRATION AND ORGANISATION OF SAVOYARD DIPLOMACY -- THE FUNCTIONS AND OBJECTIVES OF SAVOYARD DIPLOMACY -- THE ATTITUDES, CHARACTERISTICS AND METHODS OF SAVOYARD DIPLOMACY -- REACTIONS AND RESPONSES TO WIDER CONTACTS ABROAD -- CONCLUSION -- CHAPTER 4 GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS IN THE SAVOYARD STATE, 1690-1720 -- BUREAUCRACY, INTENDANCY AND THEIR LIMITS -- THE ROLE OF VICTOR AMADEUS AND THE DYNASTY -- OPPOSITION AND COHESION -- CONCLUSION -- CHAPTER 5 THE SAVOYARD NOBILITY, 1690-1720 -- THE NOBILITY OF THE SAVOYARD STATE ON THE EVE OF THE NINE YEARS WAR -- 1690-1720 -- CONCLUSION -- CHAPTER 6 REGIONS AND COMMUNITIES IN THE SAVOYARD STATE, 1690-1720 -- THE PROVINCE OF MONDOVÌ -- THE DUCHY OF AOSTA -- THE VAUDOIS -- CONCLUSION -- CONCLUSION -- SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY -- PRIMARY SOURCES -- Turin -- Archivio di Stato -- Biblioteca Reale -- Opera Pia Barolo -- London -- British Library -- Public Record Office -- Archivo General de Simancas, Spain -- Algemeen Rijks Archief, Hague -- PUBLISHED PRIMARY.

Printed sources -- SECONDARY SOURCES -- Guides -- Monographs and articles -- Relevant studies of other states -- INDEX.

An account of the transformation of the state of Savoy under Duke Victor Amadeus II.

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