Lecture5Hist124Jan302009

- History 124 Lecture 5 William Meier 1 Board Terms a War Taxes and the Consolidation of 1688 i War of the League of Augsburg 1689-97 ii Peace of

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History 124 William Meier Lecture 5 1/30/09 1) Board Terms a) War, Taxes, and the Consolidation of 1688 i) War of the League of Augsburg, 1689-97 ii) Peace of Ryswick, 1697 iii) War of Spanish Succession, 1701-13/14 iv) John Churchill, the Duke of Marlborough (1) Battles of Blenheim (1704) and Malplaquet (1709) v) Treaty of Utrecht, 1713 vi) Asiento vii)Taxation viii) Bank of England est. 1694 b) Politics and the “Rage of Party” 1689-1721 i) William (r. 1689-1702), Queen Anne (r. 1702-1714) and Whigs (1) Whig Junto, Including Charles Montagu (2) Reliance on Marlborough and Sidney Godolphin ii) Forms of opposition (1) Tories (2) “Country” interests (3) High Anglicans: Dr. Henry Sacheverell’s sermons on the “church in danger” from occasional conformity, 1709 iii) Tory Ministry (1) Robert Harley, the earl of Oxford (2) Henry St. John, Viscount Bolingbroke (3) Flirtation with Jacobitism iv) George I (r. 1714-27) v) Whigs Ascendant after general election of 1715 vi) Septennial Act of 1716 vii)Elections and electors (1) Counties (2) Boroughs 2) War, Taxes, Consolidation of 1688 Cont…. . a) William of Orange Continues war against France i) Now adds British to his allied group fighting the France, The League of Augsburg, 1689-97 ii) Peace of Ryswick, 1697 (1) Louis XIV agrees to acknowledge William of Orange as rightful King of England (2) Dutch begin road to Independence---Dutch get garrisons in Spanish Netherlands
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- History 124 Lecture 5 William Meier 1 Board Terms a War Taxes and the Consolidation of 1688 i War of the League of Augsburg 1689-97 ii Peace of

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