Bourbon dynasty

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a European royal line that ruled in France (from 1589-1793) and Spain and Naples and Sicily

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Needless to say, one could as easily argue the opposite point, which Alexis de Tocqueville did when he traced the course of political centralization in France through the Bourbon dynasty into the French Revolution.
The immediate backdrop is Bourbon France, but since Amelot's works featured Roman, French, Italian, and Spanish authors and were published in France, the Netherlands, and Germany, Soll's study is as much about the social production of knowledge in Western Europe as it is a case-study of a French printer under the centralizing Bourbon dynasty. In many cases, Amelot's editions became the versions of Tacitus, Machiavelli, and Sarpi most frequently encountered by Enlightenment thinkers in the following century.
The circumstance is, for Burton, 'a parodic replica of the Bourbon dynasty' (p.
The findings prove the boy was the last member of direct line of the Bourbon dynasty and should put a stop to the dozens of pretenders who have made false claims to the French throne over the past 205 years.
The reappearance of the Bourbon dynasty on the European stage owed less to respect for its dynastic rights than to its commitment to France's traditional frontiers.
(also known as Henry of Navarre and Henry the Great, 1553 - 1610) King of France (1589 - 1610), the first of the Bourbon dynasty. Raised as a Calvinist, Henry became leader of the French Huguenot party in 1569 after the death of the first prince of Conde .
However, in their absence they are like the Bourbon dynasty in France, they seem to have forgotten nothing and learned nothing.
Although that historiography traditionally tends to see Spain's regeneration with the coming of the Bourbon dynasty in 1700, it has been lately argued that it began in the 1680s.
Having cut to the seventeenth century, Jonas explores Marguerite-Marie's attempt to rally the Bourbon dynasty to propagation of the Sacred Heart devotion and the dramatic recourse--this, in early eighteenth century--to Sacred Heart imagery for protection against the plague at Marseilles.
Many French officers were aristocrats who remained loyal to the Bourbon dynasty, creating opportunities for young men of talent.
The gelding, making his first appearance on a racecourse, was also banned from racing for 30 days after he finished a never dangerous fifth, beaten over 40 lengths by Bourbon Dynasty.
That international conflagration after the death of the last Habsburg, Charles II, confirmed Philip V, a French prince of the Bourbon dynasty, on the Spanish throne [1700-1746].