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Author: Susanna Akerman
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Title: Queen Christina of Sweden and Her Circle: The Transformation of a Seventeenth-Century Philosophical Libertine (Brill's Studies in Intellectual History)
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Queen Christina of Sweden and Her Circle: The Transformation of a Seventeenth-Century Philosophical Libertine (Brill's Studies in Intellectual History) by Susanna Akerman



Susanna Kristina Åkerman (b. Stockholm 1959), P. 1988) in Philosophy at Washington University in St. Louis after studies at the Universities of Stockholm (Philosophy, Politics and Economics) and Köln. Series: Brill's Studies in Intellectual History.

Brill's Studies in Intellectual History, Volume: 21. Author: Susanna Åkerman. The life and works of Queen Christina of Sweden (1626-1689) have often been obscured behind a haze of Iurid myths and legends. This book looks again at her notorious abdication of 1654, seeing it against the background of her reputation as a "libertine", a heterodox religious thinker

The life and works of Queen Christina of Sweden (1626-1689) have often been obscured behind a haze of Iurid myths and legends. This book looks again at her notorious abdication of 1654, seeing it against the background of her reputation as a "libertine," a heterodox religious thinker.

Start by marking Queen Christina of Sweden and Her Circle: The Transformation of a Seventeenth Century Philosophical Libertine as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Her subsequent conversion to Catholicism is therefore understood as a consequence of messianic and millenarian expectations during those turbulent years, and her bizarre attempt in 1657 to become the ruler of Naples is revealed to be the political wing of a comprehensive religious and intellectual philosophy. Queen Christina of Sweden and Her Circle: The Transformation of a Seventeenth-Century Philosophical Libertine (Brill's Studies in Intellectual History). 9004093109 (ISBN13: 9789004093102).

Queen Christina of Sweden and Her Circle: The Transformation of a Seventeenth-Century Philosophical Libertine. Susanna Akerman," Isis 85, no. 1 (Ma. 1994): 155-156. Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months. The History of Medicine and the Scientific Revolution. Current Bibliography of the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences, 2017. Science and Orthodox Christianity: An Overview. Nicolaidis et al. Technophilic Hubris and Espionage Styles during the Cold War. Macrakis. Ten Problems in History and Philosophy of Science.

Brilrs Studies in Intellectual History, Volume 21. Leiden: . Queen Christina of Sweden (~626-89) was one of most important, controversial, and enigmatic figures in the seventeenth century. Susanna Akerman's book on Christina is an impressive attempt to set the record straight and to offer a coherent story about the most significant events of Christina's religious and political life.

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Susanna Åkerman, Queen Christina of Sweden and her Circle-The Transformation of a 17th Century Philosophical Libertine (Leiden, 1991). 44. Fabio Troncarelli, La Citta dei segreti-Magia, astrologia e cultura esoterica a Roma (XV–XVII), 213–220 (Rome, 1985). Christian Callmer, Queen Christina’s Library of printed books in Rome, in Magnus von Platen Christina of Sweden -Documents and Studies (Stockholm, 1966), 59, 68ff. 49. Jean-Francois Maillard, Literature et Alchimie dans le Peruviana de Claude Barthelemy Morisot, Dix-Septième-Siècle (1978), 171–184.

Published: 1 January 1993.

The life and works of Queen Christina of Sweden (1626-1689) have often been obscured behind a haze of Iurid myths and legends. This book looks again at her notorious abdication of 1654, seeing it against the background of her reputation as a "libertine", a heterodox religious thinker. Her subsequent conversion to Catholicism is therefore understood as a consequence of messianic and millenarian expectations during those turbulent years, and her bizarre attempt in 1657 to become the ruler of Naples is revealed to be the political wing of a comprehensive religious and intellectual philosophy.