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Author Stollberg-Rilinger, Barbara, author

Title The emperor's old clothes : constitutional history and the symbolic language of the Holy Roman Empire / Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger ; translated by Thomas Dunlap
Edition English-language edition
Published New York : Berghahn Books, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 332 pages)
Series Spektrum : publications of the German Studies Association ; Volume 10
Spektrum (New York, N.Y.) ; v. 10
Contents Creation and presentation of the Empire : Worms, 1495 -- Cleavage of the sacral community : Augsburg, 1530 -- More strife than ever before : Regensburg, 1653/54 -- Parallel worlds : Frankfurt-Regensburg-Vienna, 1764/65 -- Conclusion. The symbolic logic of the Empire
Notes Translated from the German
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Translated from the German
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Subject Constitutional history -- Holy Roman Empire.
Political customs and rites -- Germany.
Holy Roman Empire -- Civilization.
Holy Roman Empire -- Kings and rulers.
Holy Roman Empire -- Symbolic representation.
Form Electronic book
Author Dunlap, Thomas, 1959- translator
ISBN 1782388060 (electronic bk.)
9781782388067 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Des Kaisers alte Kleider. English