Elizabeth I - Documentary Part 7
This part of the documentary shows Elizabeth I reign and its economic weakness. The queen needed to have allies and one option was to marry, but she declairs to be married to her kingdom. There is reference to her relationship with Lord Robert Doudly. She did not marry any of the alternative candidates. The video shows that Elizabeth had to take a decision as regards religion. Many bishops that had belonged to Mary I's Catholic parliament were arrested. There was some tolerance for Catholics but
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Elizabeth I - Documentary Part 8
This part of the documantary begins describing Elizabeth I 's relationship with Lord Robert Dudly and how Cecil and other advisors opposed it. After Dudly's wife was found dead he was sent out of court. In 1562 Elizabeth is terribly ill. There is no successor. In Scotland, Mary Queen of Scots had returned from exile. She had grown up in France as a Catholic. She aimed at the throne of England. As Elizabeth recovered she decided to name a Protector in the case of her death. She named Robert Dudly
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Elizabeth - Documentary part 21
Elizabeth was in power longer than anybody else until her time. Some corrupt and ambitious members around her thought her umpopular. The video shows one of the queens speeches to parliament The golden speech. The Mps supported her again. She soon fell ill. She refused to go to bed. Elizabeth died in 1603 and James Stuart was claimed James I of England. The video describes Elizabeth's funeral and her legacy.
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The Treaty of Versailles
Nearly one year after President Woodrow Wilson addressed Congress and laid out his Fourteen Points, fighting in Europe had reached its end. In the last weeks of the war, Wilson used the promise of his Fourteen Points to persuade the German people to overthrow Kaiser Wilhelm II and establish an armistice. Under the armistice, Germany had to withdraw behind the Rhine River and surrender its submarines and munitions.
To establish the conditions of surrender for the defeated Central Powers, me

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The Stamp Act
Video accompanied with text dealing with the Stamp Act. "The peace treaty that ended the French and Indian War in 1763 eliminated New France as a military threat to the British colonists, and marked the start of the march toward American independence. The war effort, and British Prime Minister William Pitt’s decision to retain large numbers of troops in the American colonies after the conflict, doubled Great Britain’s national debt.
In an effort to raise revenues, Parliament enforced

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The Townshend Duties
History video for high school. "The repeal of the Stamp Act did not end Britain’s plan to tax the colonies. In 1767, Chancellor of the Exchequer Charles Townshend proposed enacting new customs duties on the most popular items imported by the colonies. Parliament approved The Townshend duties (also referred to as the Townshend Revenue Act), which taxed a wide variety of imports, including glass, lead, paints, paper, silk, and tea. Unlike the Stamp Act, the new levy was an indirect tax payable a
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The Continental Congress
Video accompanied by text. "In response to the Patriot’s defiant outburst and the destruction of British goods during the Boston Tea Party, Parliament enacted several laws to tighten its control over the colonies. The Coercive Acts, called the Intolerable Acts by Americans, punished primarily Bostonians but affected people in all thirteen colonies.
The legislation increased Americans’ resentment toward Britain and galvanized the Patriot resistance. In September 1774, delegates from tw

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ANUpoll on population - launch at Parliament House, 26 October 2010
ANU Vice-Chancellor Professor Ian Chubb launches the seventh ANUpoll at Parliament House on 26 October 2010. He is joined at the launch by ANUpoll researchers Professor Ian McAllister, Dr Juliet Pietsch and Aaron Martin. The poll -- Public opinion towards population growth in Australia -- took a wide-ranging snapshot of Australian attitudes towards population policy, environment and infrastructure, immigration and fertility and the ageing population. The results show diverse attitudes towards p
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Charles I and Civil War in England
This video depicts the rise of Absolutism in England. It also describes the conflict that took place between the kings supporters and the supporters of parliament (English Civil War).
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France's lower house of parliament has given final approval to a pension reform which has triggered nationwide protests.
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History as written and presented by current historians. Visit thehistoryfaculty.com for free downloads and more information.

Reasons why the Yorkists had won the English Crown by 1461
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How serious a threat were The Yorkists to Henry VII?
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How much support did Richard III enjoy as King?
How much support did Richard II enjoy as King? A presentation by Dr. David Grummitt, Senior Research Fellow, The History of Parliament Project, for The History Faculty: www.thehistoryfaculty.com.

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How able a King was Richard III?
How able a King was Richard III? A presentation by Dr. David Grummitt, Senior Research Fellow, The History of Parliament Project, for The History Faculty: www.thehistoryfaculty.com.

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5.1 Introduction

One of the most difficult aspects of planning a project is estimating how long it will take to complete each key stage. An estimate might be based on:

  • the size of the tasks and the effort required to complete them;

  • the number of days that are not available for working on the project;

  • historical data from other projects, including the experience of colleagues.

Where a project has a fixed end-date (for
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Fremantle, Australia - Study Abroad
Students will study at the University of Notre Dame Australia (NDA), the first private Catholic university in Australia. NDA was founded in 1990 through an act of the Western Australian Parliament and a Canonical statute from the Archdiocese of Perth which took effect on July 2, 1991. Notre Dame Australia has strong collegial links with the University of Notre Dame Du Lac. Contact the Office of International Studies for more information. http://www.nd.edu/~ois/
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A talk by Saad Hariri
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Environmental/climate : engineering themes : Ingenia Online
This webpage presents full-text articles from the Royal Academy of Engineering’s quarterly magazine Ingenia – this section covers topics within the environmental and climate change fields.
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