While not the largest continent, Europe has been critical in the development of the world as it exits today. The development and spread of knowledge, techniques, and culture have effected most of the Americas and Africa, and influenced the rest of the world as well. Join us in exploring the rich history of Europe by asking and answering questions here.
Henry Sampson was born on April 22, 1934
People usually kept the same jobs.
He was entrusted with many responsibilities by the former Archbishop of Canterbury, Theobald of Bec. Becket also had a good relationship with King Henry II prior to being consecrated as archbishop.
Historical concensis changes over time. Perspectives change as more information is uncovered, or seen in a new light.
They followed the Knights Code of Chivalry.
Prague, Czech Republic
Aristocratic women wore farthingales and boustiers. Men wore knee length, stockings, and cod pieces. Both wore large starched collars. Peasent women wore peasant skirts and blouses.
Opinions vary as they always do depending on how the accomplishment affected them for the better or for the worst. But his most notable work was to reform France with enlightened ideas, such as tolerance towards non-Catholics, abolish serfdom, and remove the Taille. However his ideas were...
gold and silver
Yes that is one of the reasons that Henry the VIII broke with Rome here are some other answers Why did Henry VIII break from Rome? Some people in England and Europe were starting to become unhappy with the Catholic Church and wanted it to change. Martin Luther, a German reformer, had ...
The EU. .' .+++ .Those are its initials. It was formerly the EuropeanEconomic Community (EEC) , sometimes shortened to EC, but itsfull title now is the cumbersome, European Union of the Citiesand Regions . (Notice what's missing?). .' .When Britain was seeking affiliation, the then-Prime...
Because everyone lived in such close quarters and they didn't understand the nature of bacteria and viruses so their lifestyle wasn't very sanitary as well as the lack of vaccines and proper medicine.
usually in the castle courtyards or in any specified place in the land
William of Normandy apparently planned to land in England and draw Harold into a battle, then devastate the countryside, like Sherman on his March to the Sea, in the area around London until they begged for mercy. He benefited from the fact that Harold Hardrada struck first, drawing the...
How did religious doctrines of protestants and Catholics in France reflect political and social divisions and rivalries?
doesnt matter. Religion has to concentrate on today. The history gives lessons for good and bad decisions, but we need to use our energie with conscience to develop our future forward.
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Empress Josephine sister was the first wife of napoleon and thus the first empress of french.
To achieve total and tyrannical power. He was a complete fanatic. He wanted to annihilate all those he believed inferior. Despite the fact that really only disabled people were inferior (but really not by much), he tried to eliminate tens of millions of innocent people because of his beliefs...
using this digits add 1,2,3,4,5 to get 50
Everybody is different, not everybody has the same eye colour
The Vietnam War was a battleground in the Cold War. In the late 40s it was Central and Southern Europe. In the early 50s it was Northeast Asia. In the 60s it was Southeast Asia. Vietnam was where the rubber met the road in our attempts to contain Communism in the 1960s
They have two towers. the tower of London actually has 21 towers .The White Tower The Bloody Tower Beauchamp Tower Bell Tower Bowyer Tower Brick Tower Broad Arrow Tower .Byward Tower Constable Tower Cradle Tower Develin Tower Deveraux Tower Flint Tower Lanthorn Tower...
King Edmund the second ironside
The Byzantine empire bordered Islamic nations by then, when Mohammad preached Islam in medina he expanded stint bit, years after his death Islam spread wide to its military- conquest, Islamic warriors took Cairo and the rest of Egypt (a former state of the Byzantine empire) Islamic hoards could not...
There have been a large number of formally ordained "Crusades" withat least ten having been conducted between the 11th and 16thcentury. At the time of the first Crusade in 1096, the mainEuropean mover was the Pope (Urban II) with the rulers of thenations involved being France and England (led by...
to gain trade monopolies resulting in getting rich
A Distant Mirror - The 14th Century Europe in 1300 was well on the way to rapid expansion. It was rapidly increasing in intellectual and mathematical sophistication. Technically, thanks to water power and the mechanical discoveries that flowed from it, Europe was in the midst of what many historians...
windsor castle was built around 1070 by William the Conqueror
What was the British naval unit that seized hundreds of slave ships in the process of suppressing the illegal slave trade in the early 1800?
Waterloo, Not Really. In 1851 he had been dead for 30 years. It must have been some form of "Heavenly Review Board" called for a study of his case. (Saint Peter may not have had jurisdiction.) Knowing only the bare facts on his life history the presiding officer and venue could very well have...
K12 student, aren't you? I know how you feel. I hate Geography too. I believe the answer is "Human-Environmental Interactions" ~Andrew
Germany and Russia which is why Willie, Kaiser of Germany declared war on his cousin, Nicky, Tsar of Russia.
What ideas plans laws did Napoleon Bonaparte offer to the french people that made him so popular in the middle ages?
Napoleon ruled in the 1800's. Not the Middle Ages.
He was a fanatic, and the only good thing was show how we, as the United States, should not stand idly by while millions of innocent people in foreign countries are murdered. He massacred so many innocent lives and shocked the world with his crimes. Unfortunately, he was never able to pay...
Suppose a game uses a spinner with five equal sections numbered 1-5 to determine the value of tokens given to the player spinning it. What is the expected value of the number of tokens?
Romance Language, as opposed to a Germanic language like English,is the way that Italian is classed linguistically.
Romania, Finland, Italy, Albania, Solvakia, Bulgaria, Vichy France, Spain, Yugoslavia, Japan, and other nations fought under Germany and the Axis powers. There are several nations not listed here.
==Answer== According to common tradition, the Irish name for Ireland, Éire, comes from Eriu. The country is usually personified in feminine terms. The name Érinn is derived from this.
The Elizabeth Tower, I think
YES, Goosby are bloodline TO LANCASTER AND YORK BY THE FRENCH ROYAL MARRIAGE WITH ENGLAND.. A KING KNOWN AS THE BLACK LION WAS TO SEAT THE THRONE AS A HEBREW JEW,SPAIN HIDDEN THE TRUTH BECAUSE MOORS FROM AFRICA WOULD HAVE CHANGE HISTORY AND SPAIN WOULD NOT HAVE OVERTHROWN THE MOORS AND THE...
They discovered they true lvoe for Cats and they learned to have a respect for them eg grumpy cat etc. With out this R-E-S-P-E-C-T we would not be the same=D For cats are magestic beasts
Bards were musicians who sang about the deeds of people.
I think king george.
Saint George really existed, he fought in one of the crusades, I think the first one. Francais De Panes (probably butchered the spelling) brought Britain information about Islamic extremists attacking and invading Europe causing the first crusade, he was French.Richard the lionheart is an obvious...
No. Most of them did not.
Explain why the Italian city-states devolped the capitalistic and Humanistic values that led Europe into the Renaissance Age?
In Italy during the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries thinkers and
The Industrial Age brought advances in medicine, machinery, agriculture, and transportation. Populations experienced an abundance of food, less death, more birth, more jobs, and cars!
Her husband William became sole ruler upon her death in 1694
Before the war, Nazism was not generally seen in Holland as an 'evil' movement and a Dutch fascist party gained quite a large following and several seats in the Dutch Parliament. After the invasion of Holland by Nazi Germany feelings towards Hitler understandably changed for the worse....
first brought there as slaves, then worked on plantations, soon gained more freedom and brought African culture aspects that mixed with native and European beliefs. creole culture can be looked up. a mix of African religious and cultural beliefs with the other native and euro. they were the...
A fingersmith is a pickpocket
Most countries simply stood by. They didn't interfere until they were drawn into to war, and even then it wasn't for the sake of the Jews but to keep themselves safe.
Pretty much every thing other than religion...
History supports that George III believed in George III under cover of belief in God.
The Vikings invaded of the 9th century and established trading towns (such as Dublin). The Anglo-Normans invaded and colonized in 1169 and re-organized governmental and religious systems, but their influence had for the most part been confined to a narrow strip on the east coast known as...
They made many people work as slaves and even humiliated them.
How do laws in the telecommunications industry impact the profession and modify the way work is done?
by getting paid more
You were either rich as ever or poor as ever, no middle class. A family of 7 will have to share a house with a family of 8.Water pumps were public and England had a major problem separating waste (poo)Water and clean water, most people died because of cholera, the government didn't care.John snow...
um... what do u mean im jest a kid you know>:( you mean person.
urbanization and trade unions are the two major changes made because of industrial revolution in 1800s.
"There remains some controversy about what killed Bram Stoker on 20 April 1912. Stoker's nephew Daniel Farson published a biography in 1975 in which he suggested that the death certificate stating one of the causes of death as 'Locomotor Ataxy 6 months', a euphemistic way of avoiding public...
Mary Queen of Scots was Henry VII of England's great-granddaughter. Elizabeth I was the second legitimate child of Henry VIII of England (the son of Henry VII) to survive infancy. Elizabeth was therefore the granddaughter of Henry VII. In other words Mary was the daughter of Elizabeth's cousin.
1996 - Joe decided to breed some Munchkins to Persians. He called this new potential breed "Napoleons" as a take-off of Napoleon Bonapart who was known for his short stature.
Gave him the freedom to remarry
This is somewhat of a long and drawn explanation. Louis XIV built Versailles for more than one reason. The two prominent reasons being that he wanted to show the world his power and riches through architecture, and to maintain control over the French nobles.Louis XIV had an interesting way...
World war 1 was the only war between these empires .
During sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, European countries had undergone critical situation and on those days the leaders of European countries such as Prussia, Russia, Austria and England had underwent this absolutism and whereas The philosopher Thomas Hobbes believed that absolutism...
1492, often considered the final year of the Middle Ages, witnessed the expulsion of the Jews from Spain and Columbus' voyage to North America.
From about 330 when Constantinius founded Constantinopolis to 1453 ad when the Ottoman Turks seized the capital (the had already taken the rest of the empire). One could also date the Byzantine EMpire back to the founding of the ROMAN empire in 22 BC, so around 1500 years.
Yes, he did share an Irish heritage
Very controllabale and powerfull. Got cought up in his own game. He also liked to use the truth of many inoceentes for his own bad deeds. If you ask me he was not a very smart or bright guy. Killing people for any reason is not what i would exaclly call a nice person.
Loki was a god in Norse mythology. He was seen as a trickster. The other gods did not like him. He was half-giant/jotun/troll. His three children ( Hel, The Midgard Serpent, and Fenrir) played a major part in Ragnarok.
The heavy door is meant to keep things out, like invaders. Also you have a better way of escaping while under attack
Steam engine was invented by Newcomen in early 1750. A Steam engine was built by James Watt in 1774. James Watt realised why existing engines to the Newcomen designwere so desperately inefficient, and developed an importantmodification that greatly improved them. He and others alsodeveloped what...
Switzerland and Sweden are the various two countries which Hitler did not conquer. *************** I would like to add that he failed to conquer Britain and Russia.
theres no answer
The value of manhattan island when peter minuit made his purchase in 1626 is just 60 guilders.
One archetype is the serpent sheds its skin, in which in Gilgamesh the serpent sheds its skin because of youth. The other is the serpent is sneaky and sly just like they are today. The last one is that the plant contains special features, in which today, herbs (plant) contain healing powers.
Yes they can Nowadays 10 in 15 kids will die from it. Everything else is lies. Dont think the plague is not around any more.
You'd have to define 'first defeat'. Hitler's land forces were delayed or outmaneuvered in a number of relatively minor ways during his advance through Western Europe, but ultimately they were victorious. The Battle of Britain (which peaked in late1940 saw many defeats for the Luftwaffe. Those...
Great Zimbabwe grew into a empire built on gold trade. it becamecapital of thriving states.
Reportedly, the most successful absolute monarch in France was Louis XIV. Absolute monarchy in France was also credited to Charlemagne, "Father of Europe", in the early 9th century.
During the modern era, Greece has been in war with: Turkey (Ottoman Empire and modern Turkey), Bulgaria, Italy, Germany and also troops were sent to the Korean War and vessels to the Gulf War. During the medieval era, Greeks had war with: Persia, various barbarian hordes, Bulgaria, Arabic nations...
Well I think its made of bricks.
because he wanted to change his tactic to allow for more night bombings
The cure for The Black Death was discovered in 1947.