The Thirty Years' War
By Kelly Chee
The Hangman's Tree
Soldiers underneath a tree with at least 15 dead bodies on it.They hung people on it hence the name "The Hangman's Tree".
The Peace of Westphalia
The meeting of 109 parties to sign a peace treaty for the end of the Thirty Years' War.
Thirty Years' War Meme
End Stuff(links down below also)
Actual End Stuff
Impact: At the time The Thirty Years' War was important because it had gotten Spain to recognize the Dutch Republic as a independent country,had decreased feudalism,and Swedish growth.The lasting impact is that these two countries probably might not be here today.It is still relevant because these countries are still around.The way it influenced society was positive because it had furthered the decline of feudalism which is like martial law & politics.
1.The Thirty Years' War had happened in and was a part of the much longer Eighty Years' War between the Dutch and Spain.
2.The battle at which the protestants fell was at The Battle of the White Mountain.
3.The peace treaty that ended the Thirty Years' War was called the Peace of Westphalia.
4.The region of Europe most affected was the German States because that's were most of the fighting took place.
5.France & Habsburg had a rivalry strengthened when France fought with the Protestants.