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Charles XII

(1682—1718) king of Sweden 1697–1718


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Frontier Settlement and Market Revolution: The Holland Land Purchase. By Charles E. Brooks. (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1996. xii, 239 pp. $42.50, ISBN 0-8014-3120-4.)

Portrait of an Abolitionist: A Biography of George Luther Stearns, 1809–1867. By Charles E. Heller. (Westport: Greenwood, 1996. xii, 248 pp. $59.95, ISBN 0-313-29863-7.)

The Automobile Gold Rushes and Depression Era Mining. By Charles Wallace Miller Jr. (Moscow: University of Idaho Press, 1998. xii, 200 pp. $29.95, ISBN 0-89301-195-9.)

Wall Street: A History. By Charles R. Geisst. (New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. xii, 404 pp. $30.00, ISBN 0-19-511512-0.)

Unlikely Environmentalists: Congress and Clean Water, 1945–1972. By Paul Charles Milazzo. (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2006. xii, 340 pp. $29.95, ISBN 0-7006-1475-3.)

Grace Moore. Dickens and Empire: Discourses of Class, Race and Colonialism in the Works of Charles Dickens. Pp. xii+210 (The Nineteenth Century). Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004. £45

 

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(1682–1718)

King of Sweden (1697–1718). Three years after his succession, he embarked on the Great Northern War against the encircling powers of Denmark, Poland-Saxony, and Russia. In the early years he won a series of victories, but in 1709 he embarked on an expedition deep into Russia that ended in the destruction of his army at Poltava and the internment of Charles until 1715. He resumed his military career after his return but was killed while besieging a fortress in Norway.

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