Joachim von Thierbach
Fictional Character
1632 series
POD: May, 1631
Appearance(s): 1632,
Grantville Gazette IV,
Grantville Gazette VI,
1635: The Dreeson Incident
"1636: The Ottoman Onslaught"
Type of Appearance: Direct[n 1]
Nationality: United States of Europe (born in Saxony)
Date of Birth: c. 1608
Occupation: Student, CoC organizer, propagandist
Parents: Dieter von Thierbach
Affiliations: Committees of Correspondence
Created by: Eric Flint

Joachim von Thierbach, better known by his pen name "Spartacus", was one of the organizers and leaders of the Committees of Correspondence, as well as one of their main propagandists.


  1. Reference as "Joachim" in 1632, other mentions are direct appearances. As one of the major voices of the CoC, he is often referenced, even when he does not appear directly.