• euro history essay
    to take part in American Revolution -> agreed without any guarantee that he would get anything from war +Made country go Bankrupt because of war since they did not get anything -Marie Antoinette (wife) was hated by everyone -> daughter of Maria Theresa of Austria +Hung sheet off of bed they...
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  • geometry
    about 40 percent of the land in France, and the bourgeoisie owned about 25 percent. 1. Drawing Inferences From looking at these circle graphs, what inferences can you draw about why a revolution occurred in France? Members of the middle class were unhappy with the privileges held by nobles...
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  • French revolution
    Revolution. Louis XVI was proving himself to be a poor constitutional monarch. The Coming of War Why did France go to war? Many European regimes had allowed the Revolution, since it weakened France (Prussia) or due to sympathy with liberal demands (Britain). However, when the monarchy was...
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  • The French Revolution "The Reign of Terror"
    which thousands of people including the king of France Louis XVI, were killed because they did not agree with the Revolution. 18. what was the de-Christianisation campaign The dechristianisation of France during the French Revolution is a conventional description of the results of a number of...
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  • Notes
    not embraced into society iii. Racism – both social and institutional continued 2. Breaks a. French Revolution b. End of Japanese isolation and rapid modernization in Japan 3. What makes the “modern age” a. Politics i. Trend away from monarchy toward greater political representation ii. Form...
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  • Politic History of France
    the major turning points of history. Political factors: The greatest event which has given rise to a dramatic shift in politics and nation building of France in the late 18th century was the French Revolution. Its causes are multiple. Already severed by the legacy of wars and domestic financial...
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  • beneath your beautiful
    movements a. Founder – Mary Wolstonecraft – English writer i. A Vindication of the Rights of Women – 1792 ii. Equal rights – education, political, economic pursuits b. France – playwright Olympes de Gouges – argues for suffrage 2. “Women Question” – what is their sphere/role a. “cult of...
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  • French Revoultion Course Notes
    : it had provided counter-revolution with its officers and troops.’ – François Furet 7 February 1792Austria and Prussia form an alliance 20 April 1792 - France goes to war with Austria (and Prussia) Why? * The royal family wanted war to restore the monarchy (either by taking hold of the...
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  • History
    struggle. They all hoped to overthrow the French Revolution, though not at the expense of their own political ambitions, but after 1792—5 this was clearly no longer practicable. Austria, whose family links with the Bourbons were reinforced by the direct French threat to her possessions and areas of...
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  • French Revolution
    treasury, which all made the revolution inevitable. WHY DID THE REVOLUTION BREAKOUT IN FRANCE FIRST AND NOT ELSEWHERE IN EUROPE? The political, social and economic situations, which existed in France, were not different from the rest of Europe. The conditions were similar and some times worse in...
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  • FUN Notes
    control and order in the wake of events like the French Revolution. 61. The Labour Party, which defeated Churchill’s Conservative Party after World War II, created in Britain what was best described as a (D) William and Mary of England. (E) Joseph I and Joseph II of Austria. 57. The...
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  • World History Notes
    Rights of Man. * Paine also insisted that while Burke had sympathy for the French monarchy, he cared little for the ordinary person. 1792: War and the Second Revolution * In the new Legislative Assembly, there were a number of groups that were not political parties but were united in their...
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  • Ap Euro All Notes
    . * Also the religious wars end, now they’re fighting for land and politics thus removing the pressure * Politics from the 1600s * Strong nations, such as Great Britain and France in the West and Austria, Russia, and Prussia in the East develop strong central governments * Declining...
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  • History Notes
    radical thought American revolution did not go far enough Louis XVI manipulated the aristocracy Versailles North of Paris original a hunting lodge created by king in 1520’s Meant for a retreat for the king so he could relax and be with friends - Renovated Louis wanted to expand and...
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  • World Histry
    view of most people in the seventeenth century, a life devoted to any kind of scholarship was at odds with the domestic duties women were expected to perform. Reading Check Summarizing What did Margaret Cavendish and Maria Winkelmann contribute to the Scientific Revolution? Descartes and...
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  • French Revolution
    the people * Limited Suffrage: * Assembly elected: electorate Property ownership * Lower class excluded from the political system The Second Stage of the French Revolution * April 20, 1792 France War on Austria * Revolutionary forces...
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  • History Note
    racial demographics were all over the place. Maria Theresa and Frederick the Great would fight over Silesia in the future. \. The Diplomatic Revolution of 1756: Austria used Belgium to coerce France into helping to fight the growing power of the Prussians. The British did not like this, and...
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  • Korean and Vietnam Wars
    . Everything had to be modified for the dense jungle. In the end, in neither war did the United States have any idea who they were really fighting. The great defect in these wars and the cause of the outcomes, was that political ideas do not endorse and support a war with non-combatants as...
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  • History 101 Notes
    46,000 slaves traded per year * Slavery in Africa vs. Slavery in the Americas Conditions were more humane for slaves in Africa than in America African Slavery (why they were captured) 1. War- captured for fighting 2. Destitution- poor family/sell children for money 3. Debt- sell...
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  • French Revolution Take Home Test
    , Marie Antoinette's political influence, such as it was, did not benefit Austria.[citation needed] Instead, after the death of the comte de Maurepas, the influence of Vergennes was strengthened, and she was again left out of political affairs. The same happened during the so-called Kettle War, in which...
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