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Sarah Otto Section 2 Western Civilization Mr. Dunckel November 30, 2010 Chapter 14 Religious peace of Augsburg- 1555 decision that stated a territory would follow the religion of its ruler, whether Catholic or Protestant. Henry of Navarre- Crowned King Henry IV of France, renounced his Protestantism but granted limited tolerance to Huguenots (French Protestants) with the 1598 Edict of Nantes The Spanish Armada- Supposedly invincible fleet of warships sent against England by Philip II of Spain in 1588, but routed by the English and bad weather in the English Channel. Thirty Years’ War- Catholic-Protestant conflict that raged among the European powers 1618-1648. Cardinal Richelieu- First minister to French King Louis XIII who centralized political power and deprived the Huguenots of many rights. James I- Monarch of the united Scotland and England. Oversaw English vernacular translation of the
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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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