AP WH70 - 79
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Luther posted these criticisms of the Catholic church, which started Protestant Reformation.
Devised a model of the universe with the Sun at the center, and not earth (heliocentric) - Polish Monk
Italian astronomer who used telescope to prove sun is center of universe (heliocentrism) (proved Copernicus). Put on trial by Catholic Church.
Louis XIV's (14ths) palace - built to glorify himself and keep nobles under his watch.
English mathematician who invented calculus and identified gravity
"Sun King" of France - most powerful absolute monarch - controlled every aspect of France
Adviser to Louis XIII (13) - reduced power of nobles to make France absolute monarchy
French king who was advised by Richelieu - started to make france absolute monarchy
Overthrow of James II in England - brought in William and Mary and started Constituitional Monarchy (not absolutism)
30 years war
War between Protestants and Catholics in the Holy Roman Empire very bloody - ended in Peace of Westphalia