2. Absolutism and the State
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2. Absolutism and the State

Prof: So, what I want to do today–again, this is a parallel holding pattern lecture. I’m going to talk about absolute rule. This parallels what you’re reading. It’s just to make clear, with some emphasis, about the importance of the development of absolute rule. Now, one of the points I made last week, for those […]

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Spring of Nations (1848) | World Revolutions #3
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Spring of Nations (1848) | World Revolutions #3

Cypher here. Before we get started, I want to point out that this is the third episode in a hot potato history series I’ve been doing with Step Back History. We’re covering the world revolutions. Last time, Tristan covered the Bourgeois Revolution, which you can click here for that. But now, let’s jump half a […]

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The Fight For An Independent Bavaria
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The Fight For An Independent Bavaria

If you live in Bavaria, you get 13 public holidays per year. However if you live in Berlin, or any German city outside of Bavaria, you only get nine. That’s because Bavaria recognizes Catholic traditions, whereas Germany as a whole adheres to Protestantism. This is far from the only difference between the two. From food […]

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Dunkirk IMAX® Behind the Frame

where are we going? Dunkirk There are 400,000 men trapped in one place on a beach that backs to the sea the enemy closing in on Alden and it’s just a matter of time before they face surrender or annihilation the fact that this story does not end in either surrender or annihilation this all […]

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What If GERMANY and CANADA Became One Country?
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What If GERMANY and CANADA Became One Country?

Germany and Canada are two really fascinating countries ones that I personally, both love Not only do they have great culture and great people within it, but they are big Contributors around the world who help other countries when in need and today you’re on FTD facts just for fun We are gonna look at […]

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Monarchy vs. Republic
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Monarchy vs. Republic

One of my Twitter followers wants to know about life in a contitutional monarchy versus life in a republic. He seems to think that I’m an expert on both. Funny(!) Anyway, since you ask: here goes. Whenever a Royal gives birth to a baby, we have to endure weeks of wall-to-wall press coverage. In Germany, […]

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