Lecture: 17th Century State and Culture
This is the entry page for the first lecture. Each lecture is divided into sections. If you are feeling linear, you can view them in order. If not, feel free to bounce around.
|Music: "Galliard Battaglia" by Samuel Scheidt (1621), a dance.|
"L'état c'est moi." (I am the state) -- Louis XIV
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