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Spain's Empire and European Absolutism: Chapter 5 Section 1

Chapter 5 Section 1
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Escorial
Philip II of Spain lived within the walls of his gray, granite palace called the __________
Spanish
The ________Armada was defeated in 1588 by stormy weather and the English navy
Dutch
During the 1600's the ______ gradually replaced the Italians as the bankers of Europe
Netherlands
The republic formed by the United Province of the ________ was an unusual type of government for the 16th Century Europe
Miguel de Cervantes
In his novel, Don Quixote de la Manch, _________ wrote about a poor Spanish nobleman who chases after windmills
Catholic
Philip II believed it was his duty to defend _______ from its ememies in Europe and the Ottoman Empire
Spain
________ failed to develop a middle class in the 1500's because the tax burden on the lower classes prevented their ability to begin businesses