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The French king who converted to Catholicism from Protestantism and who later issued the Edict of Nantes.
As a reaction to the Protestant Reformation, he participated in the Catholic Counter-reformation and established the jesuit order.
Conquest of the Aztecs by Cortez
Best example of the way the spanish expanded into and explored the new world
Local African rulers raided defenseless villages in search of unsuspecting victims
in order to obtain slaves for sale to europeans...
insisting on his right to govern through divine rights
James 1st of England alienated most of the members of parliament by what?
the effectiveness of Oliver Cromwell's new model army
the Parliamentarians were successful in the English civil war because...?
Stated that life was Nasty. Brutish, and short and men needed a strong government to maintain order
shrewd political genius and military strategist that administered the 30 year war for louis XIII
Declaration of Breda
document, agreed to by Charles II, established that the English Parliament would settle Future religious issues
Scottish plan to raise money by transshipping goods for the other European powers from the Pacific Ocean to the Caribbean
Fire and Sword
with what did William threatened the scottish lairds if they did not swear allegiance
Charle I's attempts to arrest dissenting members of the parliament in the house of Commons
Casus belli of the English Civil war
Fredericks seizure of silesia
Act of "naked aggression" that was the casus belli of the war of Austrian succession
The Spirit of the Law
Montesquiea argues for a separation of powers in government in which of his works?
Robert clive , along with what group, were considered to be the founders of the study of economics?
tried to balance individual liberty with the authority of a government in his work, the social contract
in england the parliament grew more powerful, but the king won support from the aristocrats by awarding them titles, posts, and positions
William pitt the elder
prime minister who expanded the British Empire by acquiring Canada and India from the French in the 7 year war
two hundred thousand
how many nobles and dependents tried to leave france within 3 months of the fall of the Bastille
Aristocrates or nobles
the clergy were divided among themselves. from which class did the higher clergy come?
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