1572 the St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre in Paris
Henry of Navarrea was robust, athleti, and handsome.
Henry declared that the Huguenots could live in peace and this was called Edict of Nantes
After Henry IV's death his son Louis XIII reigned
Skepticism is the idea that nothing can ever be known for certain
Louis XIV was the most powerful ruler in french history
Intendants are government agents who collected taxes and administered justice
The kings style was royalty. he did nothing himself. including having his clothes put on for him, having his food prepared to his precice tastelikeness.
france had a hardtime expanding there land. french longed for peace and quiet.