The Court of Louis XIV Discuss two things you learned about the Baroque style as it manifested in France. https://fod-infobase-com.eu1.proxy.openathens.net/OnDemandEmbed.aspx?token=186725&wID=95542&plt=FOD&loid=0&w=640&h=480&fWidth=660&fHeight=530
Compare two hôtels particuliers in the city of Paris, France. How do these structures reflect contemporary taste and the style of the period? What conclusions can be drawn regarding the social context of the patrons? Comment on the relationship between the exterior facade and the courtyard, and the interior of the building, as well as […]
Business You are a worker in a fast growing, large, non union manufacturing organization. You notice persistent systematic labor violations in the plant. The company has multiple locations in the United States and plants in China and France. People are complaining about the working conditions and wages. A group of your fellow workers are talking […]
Subject: History Topic: Seven years’ war- DB 5 After reading “The Battle for the Continent” from chapter 4 of Give Me Liberty! (pp. 169-178), answer the following questions in a post of 150 to 200 words: Briefly summarize the Seven Years’ War between Britain and France and explain the motives of native Americans in fighting […]
Was the French Revolution a positive or a negative event in the history of Europe? Did it help or harm the cause of liberty in France? Give facts to support your reasoning.
Why did Louis XIV build Versailles? And why was it so important in his controlling the Kingdom of France during his reign?Discuss
Analyse the Damascus Affair and the perspective from which to look at the whole question of Jewish international solidarity or transnational Jewish associations in the nineteenth century which led to the formation of Alliance Israélite Universelle in 1860, twenty years after the affair itself. The missions of Crémieux and Montefiore (and the positions taken by […]
The Princess of Cleves PART ONE of your reflections on this forum is to consider aspects of the above. In short, The Princess of Cleves is an historical romance, a category still enormously popular in novels today. Notice all of those on bookstore and supermarket shelves. They’re so ubiquitous, you can find historical romances in […]