March 18, 2008 - Augustun Age

March 18, 2008 - Augustun Age - The Augustan Age 1. What...

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The Augustan Age 1. What did you think of the midterm? How did you study for it? 2. How do you feel about your progress in this course? DO your grades (Midterm,  quizzes, journal, and memorization) reflect you investment? 3. What can you AND I do to improve things for the rest of the semester? March 18, 2008 I. History a. 1660 – Restoration i. restores the Stuarts to the thrown and the body of Charles II b. 1688 – Glorious Revolution i. Glorious because no blood shed ii. James II abandoned the thrown and William and marry took it c. 1702 William died i. William and Mary are the only joint rulers in English history d. Anne i. English had anxiety of how would be the heir because she was married to  someone from Denmark e. 1707 – active union was Scotland i. Anne is the rules of 3 realms 1. Sovereign of great Britain, queen of Ireland  ii. English are very proud now to be English now f. Anne dies with an issue, she’s the last Stuart monarch, have to dig deep to  find the next heir g. George I of Hanover i. from German ii. Grandson of Charles I daughter, very distant connection h. Reign of Georges
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The Augustan Age i. Marked by corruption, using money to get what you want i. 1740 -  Pamela i. Samuel Richardson ii. First novel,  j. 1768 - Captain James Cook i. Sailed to Australia and New Zealand and prepared the lands to become  penal colonies for Great Britain (jail)
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