Bell Ringer: 11/09 & 11/12. ____________ called himself the Sun King. The ________________________ was a beautiful home built for Louis XIV. Henry IV passed the ___________________ giving religious freedom to Protestants.
Robbers, often ex-soldiers, hung by authorities
Wounded soldiers – beggars by day, criminals by night
Crimes, such as theft, rape, and murder, gave the soldiers of the Thirty Years’ War a lasting reputation for brutality
Achtung! The Prussians are coming!
What is another name for the Seven Years War?
Westernization = to make Russia more like western Europe
A “beard token” showed that the owner had paid the tax imposed by Peter the Great in 1705 to wear a beard.
Always fighting with Prussia
Useless becausethey lost in the Thirty Years War
Saved by Maria Theresa
The only female Hapsburg monarch
Religious, smartand cared about the poor
If only all
Absolute rulers were like her!
An acrostic poem
Can be about anything.
Of course, some people like to
Stick with each line being a sentence.
I prefer weaving words into a
Creation that is more freeform.