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Author Salas Almela, Luis, 1972-

Title The conspiracy of the ninth Duke of Medina Sidonia (1641) : an aristocrat in the crisis of the Spanish empire / by Luis Salas Almela ; translated by Ruth MacKay
Published Leiden : Brill, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (183 pages)
Series The medieval and early modern Iberian world ; volume 52
Medieval and early modern Iberian world ; v. 52
Contents The inheritance of a Duke of Medina Sidonia -- Tension and rupture in the Hispanic empire (1636-1640) -- The conspiracy (1640-1642) -- Punishment (1643-1667)
Summary Treason, double agents, danger, and doubts combined to thwart an international conspiracy led by the Duke of Medina Sidonia aimed at stirring the region of Andalusia to rise up against the king of Spain, Philip IV
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Philip IV, King of Spain, 1605-1665.
Pérez de Guzmán, Gaspar Alonso, duque de Medina Sidonia, 1602-1664.
Andalusia (Spain) -- History -- 17th century.
Medina Sidonia (Spain) -- History -- 17th century.
Spain -- History -- Philip IV, 1621-1665.
Form Electronic book
Author Mackay, Ruth, translator
ISBN 9004255753 (electronic bk.)
9789004255753 (electronic bk.)