Then Again. . .

The Ancient Period The Peripheral Period

The Center Period

The Global Period

  • Age of World Wars
  • After the Cold War

 

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The Rise of States:

England

 

The Hundred Years War: 1327-1453

  • First Phase, 1337-1364: English Ascendancy
  • Second Phase, 1364-1380: French Revival
  • Third Phase, 1380-1429: Renewed English Invasion.
  • Fourth Phase, 1429-1453: French Victory.

The War of the Roses: 1455-85

The Tudor Period: 1485-1603

  • 1485: The Battle of Bosworth Field: Henry Tudor becomes King Henry VII
  • 1509-1547: The Reign of Henry VIIIEnglish Reformation Chronology
    • 1529: Fall of Cardinal Wolsey
    • 1529-1536: The Reformation Parliament
    • 1534: Act of Supremacy
    • 1536-1540: Dissolution of the monasteries
    • 1540: Thomas Cromwell is executed.
  • 1547-1553: The Reign of Edward VI
    • 1549: The Book of Common Prayer is issued.
  • 1558-1603: Reign of Elizabeth I
    • 1563: The Thirty-Nine Articles
    • 1587: Execution of Mary, Queen of Scots
    • 1588: Defeat of the Spanish Armada
    • 1600: Charter of the East India Company issued.

The Stuart Period: 1603-1715

  • 1603-1625: The Reign of James I
    • 1603: James VI of Scotland becomes James I of England
    • 1604: Hampton Court Conference
    • 1605: The Gunpowder Plot
    • 1611: The Authorized (King James) Version of the Bible is published.
  • 1625-1649: The Reign of Charles I
    • 1628: The Petition of Rights
    • 1629: Parliament is dissolved.
    • 1640: The Short Parliament
      • The Long Parliament convenes.
    • 1641: The Great Remonstrance
  • 1642-1660: The Puritan Revolution
    • 1642: The Civil War begins.
    • 1645: Charles I is defeated at Naseby.
    • 1648: Pride's Purge.
    • 1649: Charles I is executed.
    • 1649-1660: The Puritan Commonwealth
  • 1660-1685: The Reign of Charles II
    • 1660: Charles II is restored to the thrown of England.
    • 1670: Secret Treaty of Dover between France and England
    • 1672: The Test Act is passed by Parliament
    • 1678: "The Popish Plot"
  • 1685-1689: The Reign of James I
  • 1688: The Glorious Revolution
  • 1689-1702: The Reign of William and Mary
    • 1701: The Act of Settlement places the line of succession in the House of Hanover
  • 1702-1715: The Reign of Queen Anne.
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