Henry IV (Notes)
Henry of Bolingbroke usurped the throne of England and imprisoned King
Richard II. Richard died in prison under mysterious circumstances. King
Richard II was believed to have murdered in Pontefract Castle. Richard's
body was displayed in
Versailles: Magnfificient palace.
Divine Right Absolutism: The King gets his power direct from god as long as his lawful.
Intendants: reached by Richelieu in 1642:
a. to enforce the kings justice, hold court.
b. collects the kings money efficiently (taxes
The Treaty of Versailles (Notes)
The Paris Peace Conference began on January 18, 1919, with 21 nations in attendance.
The representatives of Germany and the other defeated Central Powers were not
allowed to sit at the conference table. The "Big Four" - Pr
What caused the French Revolution?
The start of the French revolution was caused by many things. Some of them were an outdated
social system and the influence of the American Revolution, however the main cause was the
The French revolu