Gustavus Adolphus

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king of Sweden whose victories in battle made Sweden a European power

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The topics include fifty thousand Veronicas: print runs of broadsheets in the 15th and early 16th centuries, bread and fairs: broadsheet printing for the municipality of Lyons 1497-1570, the king is dead: German broadsheets printed on the death of Gustavus Adolphus and Charles I, advertising medical studies in 16th-century Basel: function and use of academic disputation, and witchcraft illustrated: the crime of witchcraft in early modern German news broadsheets.
Gustavus Adolphus later employed light infantry effectively during the Thirty Years' War (1618-1648).
Katie Peterson of Grove City, Minnesota a sophomore studying political science at Gustavus Adolphus College.
1630: Swedish troops under Gustavus Adolphus land in Pomerania in what will prove to be a major turning point in the Thirty Years War and lead to Sweden becoming a major European power.
In the midst of a conflict in the Baltic with Poland, Vasa was commissioned by King Gustavus Adolphus II as part of his fleet renewal program and carried more guns and men than any other warship in the fleet--64 bronze cannons and a crew of over 400 men.
Mark is a graduate of the War College fellowship program at Georgetown University and holds a Bachelor Degree from Gustavus Adolphus College in Minnesota, as well as Master's Degrees in history and international relations from the University of Pennsylvania and Boston University.
Her teaching career took her to Gustavus Adolphus College in Minnesota, Wesleyan College in Georgia and Armstrong Atlantic State University.
Gustavus Adolphus made which country a powerful European state?
32) is my mother, the former Alice Holmberg, who graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College in 1927.
He attended Gustavus Adolphus College and graduated with honors with a bachelor's degree from the Oregon Institute of Technology.
Examining the golem (an inanimate mudfigure imbued with life through mystical means whose purpose is to protect and to avenge) as a construct from early Jewish folktale to modern fiction, Baer (English and genocide, Gustavus Adolphus College) interprets the myth and its meaning in the context of post-Holocaust works of fiction.
Gustavus Adolphus Rush III, father of the groom, served as best man.
Protestant Denmark (in 1625) and the Swedish king Gustavus Adolphus (in 1630) joined the fray.
Another high was Jones steering the underrated and magnificently named Bernard Scriven's Gustavus Adolphus to victory in a low-grade chase at Taunton more than 20 years ago.
Vicki Haugen, RN, MPH, CWOCN, OCN, FCN, received a Bachelor of Arts in Nursing degree from Gustavus Adolphus College in St.