The Hispanic World in Crisis and Change: 1598-1700
December 1994, Wiley-Blackwell
1. The Hispanic World in 1600.
2. The Government of Philip III.
3. Recession and Reaction.
4. Olivares, Castile and Imperial Spain.
5. The Great Crisis: 1640 and After.
6. Society and Economy.
7. American Trade: Recession and Revival.
8. Spanish America: A Changing Empire.
9. Government and Society in the Reign of Charles II.
10. The End of Habsburg Spain.
Bibliography of Recent Works.
- Incorporates important recent research which substantially revises our view of seventeenth-century Spain
- A paperback edition of the classic history of Spain's American Empire at its height.
"This useful collection deserves a wide readership. The appearance of a revised version of the second volume of John Lynch's Spain under the Habsburgs is welcome." European History Quarterly
"It is still the major work of synthesis written in English. The fact that it is but one part of an ambitious fourteen volume collection covering Spanish history from prehistoric to modern times perhaps enhances its value." Sixteenth Century Journal