Study the development of absolute and constitutional monarchies in Europe from 1500 until 1800.
Spain's Empire and European Absolutism
Describe Spain's empire and the growth of absolute monarchy in Europe.
The Reign of Louis XIV
Describe the reign of Louis XIV and the power struggles in Europe.
Central European Monarchs Clash
Summarize the Thirty Years' War, and the formation of central European states.
Absolute Rulers of Russia
Describe the Russian state and the rule of Peter the Great.
Parliament Limits the English Monarchy
Explain the conflicts that led to changes to the English political system.