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Pope Urban II
called for Crusades
King Henry II
common law creator
King Philip IV (Philip the Fair)
Estates General creator; kidnapped the pope
Thomas aquinas
greatest scholastic
Clovis
established Frankish kingdom
Pepin
removed last "do-nothing" king; gave church Papal States
Charlemagne
Holy Roman Emperor
Pope Julius II
Renaissance pope-patron of the arts
the Medici family
ruled Florence; patrons of the arts
Dante
divine comedy
Machiavelli
The Prince, "the end justifies the means"
Sir Thomas More
Utopia
Castiglione
the Perfect Courtier
Erasmus
Praise of Folly
John Calvin
French reformer; Calvanism predestination
Martin Luther
justification of faith; German reformer; "started Reformation"
Tetzel
sold indulgences
Henry VIII
Anglican Church; 6 wives
Ignatius Loyola
founded Society of Jesus (Jesuits)
John Locke
17th century English philosophy; justified Glorious Revolution by his Two Treatises of Government; tabula rasa and Social Contract
Thomas Hobbes
expressed absolutism in his Leviathan-humans=selfish and greedy -->need someone to control them
Michael Romanov
started Romanov dynasty that lasted from 1613-1917
Galileo
improved telescope; heliocentric universe; planets=have similar substance to earth
Newton
world-machine concept; matter and gravity
Voltaire
free-speech advocate
Rousseau
natural education; General Will
rené descartes
"I think therefore I am"
Mary wollstonecraft
wonem's rights; feminism
Robespierre
head of reign of terror
Jacobians
radicals; committee of public safety; Reign of Terror; National Assembly