The Very Short Introductions Podcast

The Holy Roman Empire – The Very Short Introductions Podcast – Episode 15

av The Very Short Introductions Podcast | Publicerades 11/30/2020

In this episode, Joachim Whaley introduces the Holy Roman Empire, once described by Voltaire as ‘neither holy, nor Roman, nor an empire’, as its history and significance is often misunderstood. Learn more about The Holy Roman Empire: A Very Short Introduction here: Joachim Whaley is Professor of German History and Thought at the University of Cambridge. He is the author of several books on religious toleration in early modern Germany and on the Holy Roman Empire in the early modern period, all of which have been translated into German. He has written numerous articles on the religious and intellectual history of the German lands in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. He was elected Fellow of the British Academy in 2015. Follow The Very Short Introductions Podcast on: – Apple Podcasts: – Blubrry: – Google Podcasts: – SoundCloud: – Spotify: – Stitcher: © Oxford University Press Twitter Facebook LinkedIn

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