The 30 Years War

1618-1648

Key figures/groups

Sweden France, and Spain, later on more countries got engaged in the war until almost all of Europe was at war.


Causes

The 30 Years War consisted mainly of disputes about religion with the Habsburg family of Spain, Sweden and France.

Outcome

Treaty of Prague:giving hapsburgs more power. It put each religion into regions: lutherans-Scandinavia , Calvin's -Prussia , England church -England . Also the pope lost political influence . Where you lived was more important then what religion you were in.


Significants

Brought the end of religion importance, after the war it was more important as to what country you were from not what religion you were.