Ivan the terrible

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became mentally insane and created private policce force to arrest any suspicious persons 'out to get him', known as a brutal ruler

Ivan the Terrible

became mentally insane and created private policce force to arrest any suspicious persons 'out to get him', known as a brutal ruler

Ivan IV

expanded Russia's borders, drew up a legal code, promoted military officers based on merit

autocratic

very powerful/ dictatorial

National Assembly

took control over church lands and sold them

The civil constitution of 1790

church clergy became salaried officials, papal authority ended

Constitution of 1791

created limited constitutional monarchy and legislative assembly

limited monarchy

a system of government where a monarch stood as head of state but his power was limited

the legislative assembly

had the power to create laws, collect taxes, and decide issues on war and peace

radicals

opposed the absolute king

conservatives

upheld ideas of absolute king

The comittee of public safety

dealt with outside threats to the national convention

jacobins

radicles within the legislative assembly

national convention

assembly which governs France for 3 years

The constitution of 1795

called for a directory

Directory

2 house legislature and an executive body of 5 men

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