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14901562 Absolutism and Enlightenment
First posted on January 31st 2003, last revised on September 19th 2008






Biographies France
Predecessor Wars Trier Stift Feud, German Peasants War, Sacco di Roma
Early Wars of Religion Trier Stift Feud, German Peasants War, First Kappel War, Second Kappel War, Münster Feud 1534-1535, Schmalkaldic War
Main Wars of Religion Campaign of 1552, Cologne Stift Feud, France's Huguenot Wars, Dutch War of Independence
Later Wars of Religion Thirty Years War, English Civil War, Dragonnades, the Camisard Rebellion
Ongoing Reformation Pietism, the Quakers, the Baptists, Religious Refugees, Religious Toleration
Significant Events Witch Hunt
Historical Dictionary
Historical Atlas


Students' Papers Lim, Seung Hwan, The History of Sugar Plantations (2008)
Yang, Eun Sung, Earthquakes in Europe 1300-1800 (2008)
Kim, Sang Woo, The Reaction of the Papacy to French Absolutism 1589-1685 (2007)
Park, Jihyeon, Penal Colonies (2008)
Choi, Jungyun, Dynastic Unions : Scotland's Road into the "Perfect Union" of Great Britain (2008)
Lee, Yong Ik, Korean Society depicted in its Folklore - Goryo and Joseon Period (2006)




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Narrative Sources
Virtual Library History : Reformation and Counterreformation
Wars of Religion, from World Civilizations (Richard Hooker, WSU)
DOCUMENTS Sources on Wars of Religion, from Mosaic. Perspectives on Western Civilization
REFERENCE Carter Lindberg (ed.), The European Reformations Sourcebook, Oxford : Blackwell 2000, KLMA Lib.Sign. 274.06 L742t
Richard S. Dunn, The Age of Religious Wars 1559-1715, NY : Norton (1970) 1979; KMLA Lib.Sign. 940.2 N882n v.2
Heinrich Lutz, Reformation und Gegenreformation (Reformation and Counterreformation), München : Oldenbourg 1979, in German [G]