The Perceptions of the Middle Ages
AP European History
August 13, 2013
It is no accident that the medieval ages are perceived as being a static time period.
History always presents itself through the lens of those who are telling it.
England-parliamentary monarchy- a limited monarchy where the monarch is subject to the law
and the consent of parliament
France- political absolutism- strong centralized monarchies, where the royal power is
The Limits of
10 December 2013
Due to the religious influences in the English empire, many church officials
disagreed with a female monarch, which caused them to speak out against Queen
Elizabeth, but she responded to these ideas by co