Monarch

Sort By:
Decent Essays
Good Essays
Better Essays
Amazing Essays
Best Essays
    Page 1 of 50 - About 500 Essays
  • Better Essays

    The statements of the nobility in 1760 and 1860, in supplications, reflect an overall shift in the way that the Russian public regarded the monarch. In 1760, the position of the monarch was regarded with a sense of superiority, where all respect was directed. The monarch’s power was unquestioned and their judgment was seen as most informed, only allocating indirect power to provincial personnel or hand selected advisors. In the 1860s, after the state building of Catherine the Great which further delegated powers to other parts of the government, the status of the monarch was seen as less omnipotent. This, along with the actions of the Imperial power ruling at the time, made the This is seen in the way they address their concerns to the powers at being, their stylistic choices which will ensure their delivery is optimal and conveyed appropriately, as well as a shift in the specific concerns raised in their addresses. The structure of the 1760s addresses focuses on convincing Catherine to agree with the nobles, by affording her large amounts of praise and admiration and expressing a trust in the decisions she makes regardless. In 1760,…

    • 1418 Words
    • 6 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Good Essays

    In the later portion of the 1600’s, the monarchical systems of both England and France were changing. England strayed away from an absolute monarch and ran toward a mightier parliament instead. The opposite was occurring in France as Louis XIV strengthened his own office while weakening the general assembly of France, the Estates General. Absolutism, the political situation in which a monarch controls makes all political, social, economic, and cultural decisions in a government without checks or…

    • 1017 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    out of parliament. (Duiker & Spielvogel, 2014) By allowing freedom of speech in parliament, parliament had more control and could say things against the king’s or queen’s doings. The bill of rights law, no taxes being raised without approval from parliament, also gave Parliament power. This law prevented the king or queen from unnecessary taxes and allowed parliament to be able to control taxes for ligament causes. England’s Bill of Rights also allowed frequent free elections of parliament; this…

    • 718 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Amazing Essays

    Prince Gabriel Wylie enters the assembly room, surrounded by members of his council, Kingsman, and family; draped in royal purple robes made from the finest silk and wool. The hall was a mixture of elegance and refinement, furnished in red and white linens with flowers and candles, a complete contrast to its appearance just a few hours prior. A long velvet mat parted the floor with nobles standing on the opposite sides of it. An older man with pure white hair, wearing religious robes, holding…

    • 1195 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Amazing Essays
  • Decent Essays

    The Lady or the Tiger? The Princess had wish she pick the other door, so she got jealous and the was her first guy she liked and she was so sad:( :( in till her dad found this handsome prince and his sister was the girl she pick but she didn’t know and she met him and she fall in love with him and he said that they were going to go out with some random people and the princess said ok. That night the prince came to pick her…

    • 423 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Good Essays

    The language arts class was scheduled at 5 in the evening. Prince Evener hurried through the garden, not quite sprinting. Once again he justified taking the shortcut through the garden instead of walking the main path. There are too many interruptions if he had gone through the hallways. Somebody is always asking him something, and he cannot always escape like his father does. Once I am king, I can do whatever I want, he tired a sign though his labored breathing. I am dreaming too much of the…

    • 850 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Better Essays

    The Tale of Ophelia There was once a Kingdom in Denmark named Venlighed, meaning kindness. The kingdom was ruled by a fair King and Queen. One day, the King and Queen were blessed with a gift of a daughter, and they named her Ophelia. But something wasn’t quite right with Ophelia. She was born with a deathly illness, so the noble King and Queen asked for the most powerful fairy godmother in the Kingdom. “I do not have the power to cure the princess from her illness, but I can give her a gift to…

    • 1263 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Good Essays

    Empress Theodora and Elizabeth I impacted their respective empire or kingdom by doing the best the could for their homes . During the time they were alive they were very powerful woman . Empress Theodora helped the woman a lot she changed many rules for they could be equal to men . Elizabeth I was very brave she did not care who you were she was not afraid . She was her own person she did not care what others thought of her she did not care that she had no kids or husband she was married to her…

    • 2155 Words
    • 9 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Amazing Essays

    Chapter Four Karolina and Theresia finished dressing and met Princess Marie and her mother in the main entrance of the palace greeting their guests. The Grand Duke and the Grand Duchess of Baden were arriving and stepping out of their carriage. Karolina and her mother stood behind the Princess and the Dowager Duchess as they curtsied and welcomed the royal couple. Theresia instructed the servants to take their baggage to their rooms in the palace. The Grand Duke acknowledged the Dowager Duchess…

    • 2047 Words
    • 9 Pages
    Amazing Essays
  • Good Essays

    The Little Prince There once was a kingdom, it was a very chaotic place but it was a place many called home. A king and queen had ruled there for a very long time and the Queen even went on to have a child. But tragedy befell the kingdom not long after the birth. During the wondrous masquerade ball thrown in order to celebrate the dear healthy baby boy's birth the king started feeling ill. Not wanting to tell anyone the king smiled and said he needed to take a break. He sat on his thrown…

    • 911 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Previous
    Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 50