Absolutism & Constitutionalism

General

Absolutism Theory
Documents on Absolutism
Documents in the Wars of Religion
Comparison Video
Aristocratic Life and Experience

France

Primary Sources

Documents on French Absolutism
French Absolutism
Bishop of Bousset – Divine Right of Kings
French Nobility
Social Life in the Ancien Regime
Accounts of Louis XIV – Two Witnesses
Jean Domain – Social Order and Absolutism
Portrait of Louis XIV
Documents of Versailles
Data on Intendants
Louis XIV to Intendants
Jesuit Relations in New France
Declaration of War Against France
Colbert – Memoirs
Documents of the War of Spanish Succession

Secondary Sources

Videos

Louis XIV
Food of Louis XIV
Rise and Fall of Louis XIV – Versailles
Palace of Versailles
Yale Absolutism
Berkeley Absolutism

Eastern Europe

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Video

England

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Poland & Netherlands

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Video