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World History - Chapter 16 Vocabulary
heliocentric
geocentric
telescope
gravity
sun is the center of the universe
Earth is the center of the universe
optical instrument for making distant objects appear nearer a…
force that pulls objects toward Earth and draws planets into…
heliocentric
sun is the center of the universe
geocentric
Earth is the center of the universe
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History Chapter 16
Education Improvement Act
Partisan
Nikki Haley
Spoleto USA Festival
A 1984 law that increased sales tax by one cent to help fund…
Strong loyalty to a person, group, or political party.
the name of the second Indian American to be elected governor…
A festival in Charleston celebrating the visual arts - dance,…
Education Improvement Act
A 1984 law that increased sales tax by one cent to help fund…
Partisan
Strong loyalty to a person, group, or political party.
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Chapter 16-History
Asoka
Shih Huang Ti
Genghis Khan
Prince Shotoku
greatest ruler of the Maurya Empire that extended his dominio…
the Chinese emperor who started the Ch'in dynasty and built t…
the Mongol emperor who ruled the largest empire in history
the "founder of Japanese civilization" whose greatest accompl…
Asoka
greatest ruler of the Maurya Empire that extended his dominio…
Shih Huang Ti
the Chinese emperor who started the Ch'in dynasty and built t…
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U.S. History Chapter 16 Vocab
Closed Shop
Right to Work
Union Shop
Dynamic Conservatism
A working establishment where only people belonging to the un…
Refers to statutes that prohibit unions from making union mem…
a provision found in some collective bargaining agreements re…
President Eisenhower's philosophy of government. He called it…
Closed Shop
A working establishment where only people belonging to the un…
Right to Work
Refers to statutes that prohibit unions from making union mem…
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chapter 16 - american history
New Deal
hundred days
public works program
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)
Term used to describe President Franklin Roosevelt's relief,…
period at the start of Franklin Roosevelt's presidency in 193…
Government-funded projects to build public facilities
established by congress in 1933, this program put more than 2…
New Deal
Term used to describe President Franklin Roosevelt's relief,…
hundred days
period at the start of Franklin Roosevelt's presidency in 193…
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World History Chapter 16
Catherine the Great
Peter the Great
Frederick II (the Great)
Oliver Cromwell
Had her husband murdered so that she could come to power in R…
Went to Europe and got a job to learn modern ways so that he…
Leader of Prussia
leader of a new government "Commonwealth" after English Civ…
Catherine the Great
Had her husband murdered so that she could come to power in R…
Peter the Great
Went to Europe and got a job to learn modern ways so that he…
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Boost History Chapter 16
Fort Sumter
Robert E. Lee
border state
King Cotton
a federal fort located in the harbor of Charleston, South Car…
a talented military leader from who joined the Confederacy; h…
a slave state that bordered states in which slavery was illegal
cotton was called king because cotton was important to the wo…
Fort Sumter
a federal fort located in the harbor of Charleston, South Car…
Robert E. Lee
a talented military leader from who joined the Confederacy; h…
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History Chapter 16
Who is Jefferson Davis? Why is he sign…
Who is Abraham Lincoln? Why is he sign…
Describe the "Gettysburg Address" and…
Explain the "Emancipation Proclamation…
Confederate President
President of the U.S., 1861-1865
Lincoln's speech after the "Battle of Gettysburg". He made th…
Issued on 1/1/1863; ends slavery in rebelling states/areas of…
Who is Jefferson Davis? Why is he sign…
Confederate President
Who is Abraham Lincoln? Why is he sign…
President of the U.S., 1861-1865
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 16
nation's first big business
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Eastern Trunk Lines
transcontinental railroads
Railroads created a nationwide market for goods. This encoura…
He merged local railroads into the New York Entral Railroad,…
In the early days of the railroads, from 1830s to the 1860s,…
During the Civil War, Congress authorized land grants and loa…
nation's first big business
Railroads created a nationwide market for goods. This encoura…
Cornelius Vanderbilt
He merged local railroads into the New York Entral Railroad,…
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World History - Chapter 16
Natural Philosophers
Scientific Method
Scientific Discovery
Corpernicus
Relied on religious teachings and works of Greek/Roman thinke…
Use of instruments, math and experiments to test theories
Calculus, bacteria, elements of oxygen, microscope, chemistry…
Developed theory that the sun is the center of the universe
Natural Philosophers
Relied on religious teachings and works of Greek/Roman thinke…
Scientific Method
Use of instruments, math and experiments to test theories
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U. S. History Chapter 16: The Civil War
Fort Sumter-battle where the first sho…
border states-States highlighted in red
Windfield Scott
cotton diplomacy-the diplomatic method…
Union general who was replaced by George B. McClellan
Fort Sumter-battle where the first sho…
border states-States highlighted in red
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World History- Chapter 16, Exploration and Expansion
caravel
Henry the Navigator
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
Portuguese explorer who traveled to Calicut, India in 1497
Italian sailor who traveled west to reach China but discovere…
caravel
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
Henry the Navigator
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
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World History Chapter 16 people
Catherine the Great
Peter the Great
Frederick II (the Great)
Oliver Cromwell
Had her husband murdered so that she could come to power in R…
Went to Europe and got a job to learn modern ways so that he…
Leader of Prussia
leader of a new government "Commonwealth" after English Civ…
Catherine the Great
Had her husband murdered so that she could come to power in R…
Peter the Great
Went to Europe and got a job to learn modern ways so that he…
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World History- Chapter 16, Exploration and Expansion
caravel
Henry the Navigator
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
Portuguese explorer who traveled to Calicut, India in 1497
Italian sailor who traveled west to reach China but discovere…
caravel
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
Henry the Navigator
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
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World History Chapter 16
commune
permanent revolution
one-child policy
outsourcing
in China during the 1950s, a group of collective farms each o…
an atmosphere of constant revolutionary fervor favored by Mao…
a policy in China that awards families with only one child ed…
a practice where companies send certain jobs, such as data en…
commune
in China during the 1950s, a group of collective farms each o…
permanent revolution
an atmosphere of constant revolutionary fervor favored by Mao…
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Chapter 16 Vocabulary HISTORY
Bedouin
Monotheism
Islam
Muhammad
An Arabic speaking, traditionally nomadic people of South Wes…
Belief in one God
A monotheistic religion, based on the teachings of Muhammad a…
The founder and major prophet of Islam
Bedouin
An Arabic speaking, traditionally nomadic people of South Wes…
Monotheism
Belief in one God
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History - Chapter 16
Edwin Stanton
Reconstruction
Tenure of Office Act
Ku Klux Klan (KKK)
the secretary of war who was hired by Lincoln and fired by An…
the period of the war from the end of the Civil War to 1877
an act passed by the Radicals that made it illegal to remove…
a secret organization formed by Confederate soldiers whose go…
Edwin Stanton
the secretary of war who was hired by Lincoln and fired by An…
Reconstruction
the period of the war from the end of the Civil War to 1877
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8 History Chapter 16 Vocab
lawsuit
arsenal
civil war
treason
A legal case brought to settle a conflict between two people…
A place where guns are stored is an ___________
A war between two groups of people living in the same country…
To act against your own country, for example to spy for the e…
lawsuit
A legal case brought to settle a conflict between two people…
arsenal
A place where guns are stored is an ___________
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History Chapter 16
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Breckinridge
General McClellan
His main goal as President was to preserve the Union.
He was the Confederate President
The Southern Democrats nominated him for president, but he lo…
He made two unsuccessful attempts to capture richmond.
Abraham Lincoln
His main goal as President was to preserve the Union.
Jefferson Davis
He was the Confederate President
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American History - Chapter 16
After War
Lincolns 10% Plan
Freedmen's Bureau
Reconstruction
South was devastated; homes and farms destroyed; banks failed…
Lincolns plan for states to rejoin the union; 10% of voters t…
Provided emergency relief to people displaced by the war; the…
Process of reuniting the north and south
After War
South was devastated; homes and farms destroyed; banks failed…
Lincolns 10% Plan
Lincolns plan for states to rejoin the union; 10% of voters t…
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AL History Visual Vocab Chapter 16
convict-leasing
provost
cabinet
paraplegic
the practice of selling the labor of prisoners
the chief officer of a college
the president's highest level of advisors
a person who is paralyzed in both legs
convict-leasing
the practice of selling the labor of prisoners
provost
the chief officer of a college
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 16
nation's first big business
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Eastern Trunk Lines
transcontinental railroads
Railroads created a nationwide market for goods. This encoura…
He merged local railroads into the New York Entral Railroad,…
In the early days of the railroads, from 1830s to the 1860s,…
During the Civil War, Congress authorized land grants and loa…
nation's first big business
Railroads created a nationwide market for goods. This encoura…
Cornelius Vanderbilt
He merged local railroads into the New York Entral Railroad,…
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AP US History Chapter 16 Terms
transcontinental railroad
protective tariff
Treaty of Kanagawa
Burlingame Treaty
Completed in 1869 at Promontory, Utah, it linked the eastern…
A tax on imported goods that raises the price of imports so p…
a treaty signed between the U.S. and Japan allowing Japan to…
An 1868 treaty that guaranteed the rights of U.S. missionarie…
transcontinental railroad
Completed in 1869 at Promontory, Utah, it linked the eastern…
protective tariff
A tax on imported goods that raises the price of imports so p…
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U.S. History Chapter 16
Booker T. Washington
Tuskegee Institute
W.E.B. DuBois
Niagara Movement
African American who believed that racism would end once blac…
College aimed to equip African Americans with teaching diplom…
African American who insisted that blacks seek a liberal arts…
Founded by DuBois in 1905. Educated African American leaders.
Booker T. Washington
African American who believed that racism would end once blac…
Tuskegee Institute
College aimed to equip African Americans with teaching diplom…
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World History- Chapter 16, Exploration and Expansion
caravel
Henry the Navigator
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
Portuguese explorer who traveled to Calicut, India in 1497
Italian sailor who traveled west to reach China but discovere…
caravel
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
Henry the Navigator
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
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AP History: Chapter 16 Terms
Californios
Chief Joseph
Chinese Exclusion Act
Chisholm Trail
Descendents of Spanish and Mexican conquerors; Spanish speaki…
leader of the Nez Perce in their retreat from United States t…
(1882) Denied any additional Chinese laborers to enter the co…
A former cattle trail from San Antonio in Texas to Abilene in…
Californios
Descendents of Spanish and Mexican conquerors; Spanish speaki…
Chief Joseph
leader of the Nez Perce in their retreat from United States t…
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BJU History Chapter 16
Immigration
robber barrons
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Andrew Carnegie
led to increase in American work force
business men who were known as the captains of industry but w…
he began ferrying or shipping products gaining an inflated ti…
worked as superintendent of the Pittsburgh division of the Pe…
Immigration
led to increase in American work force
robber barrons
business men who were known as the captains of industry but w…
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History Chapter 16
rift valley
equatorial
Sahel
savanna
a long, steep-sided valley lying between two parallel faults
near the equator
a narrow belt of semiarid grassland extending across the Afri…
a broad grassy plain covering more than one-third of the Afri…
rift valley
a long, steep-sided valley lying between two parallel faults
equatorial
near the equator
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US History Chapter 16
Seperate-but-equal
De facto segregation
Brown v. Board of Education
NAACP
the judicial precedent established by in the Plessy v Ferguso…
segregation resulting form economic, social conditions, perso…
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, f…
Seperate-but-equal
the judicial precedent established by in the Plessy v Ferguso…
De facto segregation
segregation resulting form economic, social conditions, perso…
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Chapter 16 US History Perry
BRAT
MAIN
Why did America get involved in WWI?
New Technology in the War
B - Germany had to accept the BLAME for the war... R - Germany h…
Militarism... Alliances... Imperialism ... Nationalism
The Zimmerman Letter and the sinking of the Lucitania
Chemical weapons - Mustard and Chlorine gas... Machine Gun... The U…
BRAT
B - Germany had to accept the BLAME for the war... R - Germany h…
MAIN
Militarism... Alliances... Imperialism ... Nationalism
Isabelle Chapter 16 History
Tthe country that won the Spanish Amer…
During the Spanish-American War Admira…
The country that sold Alaska to the Un…
The first country to try to build the…
The United States
The Philippine Island
Russia
France
Tthe country that won the Spanish Amer…
The United States
During the Spanish-American War Admira…
The Philippine Island
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World History Chapter 16
Isaac Newton
Albrecht Durer
Nicolaus Copernicus
Johannes Kepler
Father of Modern Science and greatest scientist
developed art of woodcutting and best known for Praying Hands
Polish astronomer who proposed the heliocentric view of the u…
German Lutheran astronomer who discovered the three laws of p…
Isaac Newton
Father of Modern Science and greatest scientist
Albrecht Durer
developed art of woodcutting and best known for Praying Hands
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World History chapter 16
The Renaissance
humanism
individualism
sonnets
What was the cultural movement during the Late Middle Ages, w…
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
A belief in an emphasis on the dignity and worth of the indiv…
Poems of fourteen lines using any of a number of formal rhyme…
The Renaissance
What was the cultural movement during the Late Middle Ages, w…
humanism
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
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World History Chapter 16 terms
What country invaded Austrian lands af…
Stuart Restoration
Pragmatic Sanction
Glorious Revolution
Prussia
When parliament asked Charles II to come back to England to r…
A document that was signed by countries of Europe to make sur…
When parliament invited *William and Mary to come to England…
What country invaded Austrian lands af…
Prussia
Stuart Restoration
When parliament asked Charles II to come back to England to r…
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US History Chapter 16
Harry Hammond
Tenant Farmers
Sharecroppers
Cash crops
Former rich southern planter who returned home to nothing.
rented land and used it for farming
share the land, tool and seed in return for a portion of the…
Crops that brought the most money like cotton and tobacco.
Harry Hammond
Former rich southern planter who returned home to nothing.
Tenant Farmers
rented land and used it for farming
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History Chapter 16 PPT
Robber Barons
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Andrew Carnegie
Vertical Integration
Negative term used to describe large businessmen of the late…
A railroad owner who built a railway connecting Chicago and N…
A Scottish-born American industrialist and philanthropist who…
Practice where a single entity controls the entire process of…
Robber Barons
Negative term used to describe large businessmen of the late…
Cornelius Vanderbilt
A railroad owner who built a railway connecting Chicago and N…
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World History Chapter 16 Vocabulary
Henry the Navigator
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
Jacques Cartier
1394-1460 - Prince of Portugal and patron of exploration; he…
1469-1524 - Portuguese navigator who from 1497-1499, became t…
1451-1506 - Italian explorer who sailed for Spain. He reached…
French who in 1534 sought the Northwest Passage by sailing fr…
Henry the Navigator
1394-1460 - Prince of Portugal and patron of exploration; he…
Vasco da Gama
1469-1524 - Portuguese navigator who from 1497-1499, became t…
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History Chapter 16
philosophers publishing new ideas (Enl…
social inequality, political inefficie…
the feudal class divisions of estates
Kings Louis XV and XVI
the reasons the French have to be discontent
the three main problems that France faced
the way that the French were dealing with social inequality
the political inefficient rulers of France during this time p…
philosophers publishing new ideas (Enl…
the reasons the French have to be discontent
social inequality, political inefficie…
the three main problems that France faced
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Chapter 16 Notes HISTORY
lincoln's inaugural adress
Confederacy
Fort Sumter in SC
North
in his inaugural address Lincoln promised the South that he w…
they were seizing federal property such as mints arsenals and…
very important, controlled the entrance to Charelston Harbor.…
the attack on fort sumter stirred feelings of Nationalism in…
lincoln's inaugural adress
in his inaugural address Lincoln promised the South that he w…
Confederacy
they were seizing federal property such as mints arsenals and…
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Abeka American History Chapter 16
Pierre G. T. Beauregard
Jefferson Davis
Robert E. Lee
Joseph E. Johnston
Confederate general who led the siege of Fort Sumter; took pa…
President of the Confederacy.
Commander of the Confederate army; one of the greatest milita…
Confederate general who reinforced Beauregard at Manassas Jun…
Pierre G. T. Beauregard
Confederate general who led the siege of Fort Sumter; took pa…
Jefferson Davis
President of the Confederacy.
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History 4 Chapter 16
William Seward
James Cook
Theodore Roosevelt
George Dewey
Who purchased "Seward's Icebox"?
Who discovered the Hawaiian Islands?
Who fought in the Spanish-American War and later became Presi…
Who destroyed a fleet in the Philippine Islands during the Sp…
William Seward
Who purchased "Seward's Icebox"?
James Cook
Who discovered the Hawaiian Islands?
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American History- Chapter 16
New Deal
Hundred Days
Public works program
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)
Term used to describe President Franklin Roosevelt's relief,…
Period at the start of Franklin Roosevelt's presidency in 193…
Government-funded projects to build public facilities
Established by congress in 1933, this program put more than 2…
New Deal
Term used to describe President Franklin Roosevelt's relief,…
Hundred Days
Period at the start of Franklin Roosevelt's presidency in 193…
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chapter 16 terms- history
Jacob Riis
muckraker
urbanization
slums
immigrant/ photographer... took pictures of homeless he wanted p…
journalist who would racked up the muck they went out to look…
urban- living in a city... suburban- around city... rural- country…
in a city run down part of the city. ... conditions- small cramp…
Jacob Riis
immigrant/ photographer... took pictures of homeless he wanted p…
muckraker
journalist who would racked up the muck they went out to look…
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History chapter 16 vocabulary
Imperialism
Independent
Invested
Victory
the plan of a country for getting control of other countries.
free from outside control.
put money into business to make a profit.
a success in a war; the defeat of an enemy.
Imperialism
the plan of a country for getting control of other countries.
Independent
free from outside control.
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Oklahoma History Chapter 16
Dawes Act of 1887
Curtis Act of 1898
Allotment process
Crazy Snake Rebellion
Allowed The Five Tribes to remain independent nations.
Established the process of dividing tribal land and abolishin…
Process in which tribal land was divided and given away
Protest against rebellions fought by Creek Indian Chitto Harjo.
Dawes Act of 1887
Allowed The Five Tribes to remain independent nations.
Curtis Act of 1898
Established the process of dividing tribal land and abolishin…
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American History Chapter 16
Joseph Stalin
Totlistarism
Benito Mussolini
Adolf Hilter
...
...
...
...
Joseph Stalin
...
Totlistarism
...
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World History Chapter 16
absolute monarch
armada
divine right
treason
has unlimited power
large fleet of warships
belief that God chooses the ruler of a nation
turning against ones country and its laws
absolute monarch
has unlimited power
armada
large fleet of warships
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Texas History chapter 16
Chapter 16
offensive
Zachary Taylor
Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
The Mexican War
...
...
...
Chapter 16
The Mexican War
offensive
...
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History Chapter 16
Maya
Pacal
Aztecs
Causeways
Civilization that began in 1000 BC in what is now northern Gu…
King who built a temple to record his achievements in the cit…
Farmers who migrated from the north to central Mexico and inh…
Raised roads across water or wet ground
Maya
Civilization that began in 1000 BC in what is now northern Gu…
Pacal
King who built a temple to record his achievements in the cit…
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History Chapter 16
romanticism
themes of romanticism
Sir Walter Scott
Victor Hugo
cultural movement of reaction against the restraint of the Ag…
longing for distant lands, distant past, fascination with sup…
nature. stories set in Scotland and England. Ivanhoe.
mystery, suspense, love. The Hunchback of Notre Dame.
romanticism
cultural movement of reaction against the restraint of the Ag…
themes of romanticism
longing for distant lands, distant past, fascination with sup…
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