The following information 2 Discussion to answer:
A) Identify the basic causes, both political and religious, of the bitter struggles of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries in France, the Holy Roman Empire, and the Netherlands. Describe the political and religious dimensions of the settlement of each of these conflicts.
B) How did Versailles symbolize the authority of the French king and how did the Louis XIV use Versailles as a way to establish and maintain power?
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Kagan, Donald, Steven Ozment, Frank Turner, and Alison Frank. The Western Heritage, Volume 1. Upper Saddle River, NJ, Pearson Prentice Hall, 2013.