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CONTENTS.

36 Sack of Rome by the Bourbon......

Italy.....

37 Peace of Cambray

Northern Powers... 37 | Diet of Spires

the Ottoman Empire ... 37 Peace of Nuremberg

The Emperor Charles V.

38 Barbarossa

His rival, Francis I.

38 Peace of Cressy....

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His domestic difficulties........

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CHAPTER XV.-Louis XIV. OF FRANCE,

Louis XIV., “the State" ............... 167 | Madame de Montespan ................... 170

Three periods in his reign ............... 167 Her pride and extravagance............ 170

The wealth he inherited

........ 168 Her death

Colbert, Minister of Finance

......... 168 Madame de Maintenon

171

Egotism of the King

169 Her character

171

Extravagance of his Court............ 169 The great men of the age ........... 172

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