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Unformatted text preview: Bible known by his name. Oliver Cromwell- Leader of Puritan religious reformers in military defeat of royal, Anglican forces in the English Civil War. After 1649 execution of King Charles I and dispersion of Parliament, ruled from 1653 until his death as self-styled Lord Protector. Michel de Montaigne- French philosopher known for his Essays. Leviathon- work by Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) that recommended a ruler have unrestricted power. Don Quixote- Comical adventure by Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616) that wistfully looks back on chivalric ideas. Baroque- lavish style of art and music associated with Counter-reformation, Catholic grandeur. (From the word for "irregularly shaped pearl.")...
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This note was uploaded on 09/19/2011 for the course HIST 101 taught by Professor Wormer during the Fall '08 term at Central Mich..
- Fall '08
- Don Quixote