Peter Lindstrom, Svante Norrhem con Flattering Alliances: Scandinavia, Diplomacy & the Austrian-French Balance of Power, 1648-1740
Flattering Alliances At the same time as Denmark and Sweden were locked in a battle for supremacy in northern Europe, several other countries around Europe engaged in struggles for dominance. One conflict that had profound impact on much of the Continent as well as Scandinavia was the fight for hegemony between France and Austria after the Peace of Westphalia in 1648. In Flattering Alliances we learn about how those c... Full description
Peter Lindstrom is a lecturer and assistant professor of history in the department of historical, philosophical, and religious studies at Umea University. His main area of study is Swedish and European politics in the early modern period. Svante Norrhem is a professor of history in the department of historical, philosophical, and religious studies at Umea University. His main area of study is early modern political culture, gender, and the history of sexuality.