AP WH 60 - 69
Terms in this set (10)
18th C - intellectual movement emphasizing science, reason, and rational thought (not religion)
English king who started church of England after pope wouldn't get him a divorce so he could have a son.
Moscow prince who led rebellion against Mongols - "Ivan the Great" b/c he was the first ruler of Russia independent from Mongols.
first ruler w/ title "czar" - kown as "Terrible" b/c he forced nobles into service and beat Mongols, Tartars and Poles
Peter the Great
Russian czar who forced Russia to Westernize (pushed western language, technology, and culture) - moved capital from Moscow to St. Petersburg
Father of Renaissance Humanism - thought Roman empire was the height of human civilization. Italian author & poet
Leonardo da Vinci
Italian Renaissance artist, architect, musician, mathemetician, engineer, and scientist. Known for the Mona Lisa.
Italian Renaissance painter - painted frescos (EX: School of Athens)
author of The Prince - Italian Renaissance writer - rulers should ignore morals to keep power.
German Ren. artist - did woodcuts and paitings - used things like porportion & perspective.