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- The Globe
- Napoleon Bonaparte
- Isaac Newton
- French Revolution
French general who became emperor of the French (1769-1821); Overthrew French Directory in 1799 and became emperor of the French in 1804. Failed to defeat Great Britain and was abdicated in 1814. Returned to power briefly in 1815 but was defeated and died in exile; Le Petit Corporal
of or relating to fabrics or fabric making; cloth making; this type of factory became much more common during the Industrial Revolution
This political revolution began with a peasant revolt in 1789 when women marched on the palace of Versailles to demand bread for their starving children; it sought to limit the powers of the Catholic church, to weaken the power of the nobility and the monarch and strengthen the political voice of the common man.
English mathematician and physicist that realized that there are natural laws or forces that rule behavior of the universe; developed laws of motion and gravity
William Shakespeare's theater in London; 3 stories high and had 20 sides so it was almost round
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a member of a Christian church founded on the principles of the Reformation; e.g. Presbyterian, Lutheran, Baptist, etc.
the battle on 18 June 1815 in which Napoleon met his final defeat at the hands of the British
the idea that your national culture and interests are superior to any other
Inventor of light bulb, phonograph and numerous other innovations
Enlightenment thinker; virginian, architect, author, governor, and president. Lived at Monticello. Wrote the Declaration of Independence. Second governor of Virgina. Third president of the United States. Designed the buildings of the University of Virginia.
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many territories and peoples controlled by one government
Maximilien Robespierre →
English poet and dramatist considered one of the greatest English writers (1564-1616); wrote Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, and a Midsummer Night's Dream
Civil War →
a war between people of the same country
Jean Jacques Rousseau →
Enlightenment philosopher who believed that everyone is born good, but civilization corrupts people. He believed that the titles of nobility should be abolished and that governments should use direct democracy. "Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains."
Scientific Revolution →
a method of investigation involving observation and theory to test scientific hypotheses in a controlled environment; observe first and then use reason to draw conclusions about the physical world around them