Week #2 Assignment
Part A, #4:
Monarchs of Eastern Europe used art to support absolutism, especially using theater. Our book
states that absolutism is an approach to government by which monarchs can increase their power
THE LEGAL SYSTEM OF THE UNITED STATES. "
This is the latest report that we read in the semester about the book of Contemporary Legal
Systems, and the last issue was seen in The Legal System of the United States .Sin doubt the
goal will learn
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
CONSOLIDATION OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC. REGIONAL AND SLAVERY.
North America emerges as an entity around 1790 priate most of the thirteen colonies had signed
the constitution, except Rhode Island.
Independence leads to a
pleasing, but which to us unhappy creatures is
the most dreadful of all sufferings. At length I
came to follow the business at Venice. Ah!sir,
did you but know what it is to be obliged to
receive every visitor; old tradesmen,
counselors, monks, watermen,
discreet manner; as for Martin, he was entirely
of the old senators opinion. Dinner being
served they sat down to table, and, after a
hearty repast, returned to the library. Candide,
observing Homer richly bound, commended the
noble Venetians taste. This,
Christian slaves are barons and metaphysicians,
who no doubt are of high rank in their own
country, thou shalt give me fifty thousand
sequins. You shall have them, sir; carry me
back as quick as thought to Constantinople, and
you shall receive the money i
of this discourse, amused themselves with
drinking, while Martin reasoned with the
learned gentleman and Candide entertained
the lady of the house with a part of his
adventures. After supper the Marchioness
conducted Candide into her dressingroom, and
strong resemblance with those of Pangloss and
the unhappy Baron Jesuit, Miss Cunegunds
brother. This idea affected him with grief and
compassion: he examined them more
attentively than before. 88 VOLTAIRE In troth,
said he, turning to Martin, if I had not
been as far from him. There is no doubt of
that; but in this country it is found requisite,
now and then, to put an admiral to death, in
order to encourage the others to fight.
Candide was so shocked at what he saw and
heard, that he would not set foot on
intended to go in search of his lovely Miss
Cunegund. 86 CHAPTER 27 Candides Voyage to
Constantinople The trusty Cacambo had already
engaged the captain of the Turkish ship that
was to carry Sultan Achmet back to
Constantinople to take Candide and Martin
happened to the whole family of My Lady
Baroness and the fair Cunegund. But I can
safely swear to you that my lot was no less
deplorable; I was innocence itself when you
saw me last. A Franciscan, who was my
confessor, easily seduced me; the
sent a messenger to her near two thousand
leagues from here, and wait here for his return
with an answer from her. The artful abbe let
not a word of all this escape him, though he
seemed to be musing upon something else. He
soon took his leave of the two
bathe. I took the opportunity to bathe likewise.
I did not know it was a crime for a Christian to
be found naked in company with a young Turk.
A cadi ordered me to receive a hundred blows
on the soles of my feet, and sent me to the
galleys. I do not belie
ecclesiastical dignities in Germany; nor shall a
sister of mine ever be the wife of any person
below the rank of Baron of the Empire.
Cunegund flung herself at her brothers feet,
and bedewed them with her tears; but he still
continued inflexible. Thou foo
which he sent me with a dedication, to which
he had prefixed my name. Oh the great man,
cried Candide, he is a second Pangloss. Then
turning towards him, Sir, said he, you are
doubtless of opinion that everything is for the
best in the physical and moral
The claim of the United States as an industrial nation:
main differences and similarities regarding the process
German industrialization of 1870-1914.
American industrialization process is studied from 1870-1914 paralleling the emerging
THE ORIGINS OF UNITED STATES
In the eighteenth century England had the largest colony in the world, consisting of thirteen
territories along the Atlantic coast.
They consisted of establishments in the mouth of a river or on the shore of a bay. The oldest
Week #1 Assignment
A. From Decline and Fall of Byzantium to the Ottoman Turks by Doukas
1. What type of evidence?
Decline and Fall of Byzantium to the Ottoman Turks is a first hand document written by a
historian who was present when t
Week 3 Assignment
The Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen
1. This evidence is a document (declaration) written by the people of France during the
times of the French Revolution.
2. The National Assembly of Franc
Who was Martin Luther?
By Courtney Skriptshak
Western Civilization & the World II
Prof. Leslie C. Johnson
June 26th, 2014
When people hear the name Martin Luther today, most will immediately think
of Martin Lu
Week #4 Assignment
Chapter 24 War Propaganda
1. The type of evidence used in this World War I propaganda was poster art that was
actually made and used during the time of the war.
2. This work was created by artists of the time
Week #5 Assignment
1. _ _ was a 1916 Irish independence movement.
(Ans: Sinn Fein; Easter Rebellion also acceptable)
2. America implemented a policy of _ after World War I.
3. Germany invaded _ in 1939 and s
March 31, 2000
The evolution of the Indian people and their corresponding relationship with the American
colonists at this early stage in the history of the United States offers a negative balance for the
former, many of which disappeared
EMANCIPATION OF LATIN AMERICA
REFORM OF CARLOS III.
The importance of the Netherlands as a maritime trading venue decay from the eighteenth
century for Britain. It is in these moments when King Carlos III of Spain bourbon comes from
Formation of colonies in North America (1600/1768)
The mainland of North America had been visited in the early sixteenth century by Caboto
Sponsored by Henry VIII of England and explored by Albor Nez Cabeza de Vaca from
In the early seventeenth c
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF THE UNITED STATES.
Economic development takes place after the Civil War (from 1865). It is when US becomes
protectionism, unlike Latin America (free trade). Economic development takes place throughout
the second half of the ninetee
American Independence Declaration in US history, a document that proclaimed the
independence of the thirteen British colonies in North America and was adopted by the
Continental Congress on July 4, 1776. The statement expressed the hardships suffered by t
REACHING THE WORLD AMERICA Hegemony.
About 1890 no longer produce large jumps in income levels. That's when US begins to worry
about political intervention abroad (Monroe Doctrine). An example is the war in Cuba (from
1894/5). USA. he supported the indepe
INDEPENDENCE AND REVOLUTION IN THE COLONIES "BRITISH NORTH AMERICA".
The British Crown had in the eighteenth century a number of colonies in North America and
Canada that had been consolidated from the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. The