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The doctrine that monarchs derive their right to rule directly from God and are accountable only to God.
The Bill of Rights (English) was enacted during
The Glorious Revolution- the bloodless overthrow of King James II of England by Willam of Orange
The Glorious revolution was a victory for the...
Parliament over King James II of England
Many provisions of the English Bill of Rights are to be found in the ...
The MOST significant result of the Bill of Rights was that...
It ended absolute monarchy in England
As a result of the Bill of Rights, England became a...
What role did Cavour play in the unification of Italy?
Cavour( Prime Minister of Sardinia)- With the help of France, he fought a war with Austria. This inspired the patriots in central and southern Italy to overthrow their rulers. With Cavour's support, they united with Sardinia in 1860. This was the start of the unification of Italy.
Congress of Vienna
- A conference of European ambassadors held in Vienna in 1814-1815. The objective of this congress was to have a balance of power, have all of France's new-found territory returned, and to settle the issues arising from the French Revolutionary Wars, the Napoleonic Wars, and the crumbling of the Holy Roman Empire.
- Austria- Metternich
- Prussia- Fredrick William III
The battle between the French and the Seventh Coalition (Prussia, Netherlands, UK, Hanover, Nassau, Brunswick) in 1815. The French were defeated. The defeat marked the end of Napoleon's rule as king of France, it also marked the end of his Hundred Days return from exile
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