World Knowledge The Seven Years War: Crash Course World History 26 Summary and Exercise are very important for perfect preparation. In addition to all this, you'll learn about ancient sports riots and hipster barbarians, too. This is economics class, Me From the Past. In which John presents Mesopotamia, and the early civilizations that arose around the Fertile Crescent. France endured multiple constitutions, the heads of heads of state literally rolled, and then they ended up with a megalomaniacal little emperor by the name of Napoleon.
So France was obviously dramatically weakened, but overall, so was Britain. An open letter to Robert Clive. John looks into how people gave up hunting and gathering to become agriculturalists, and how that change has influenced the world we live in today. French missionaries who made the journey to the Americas were Catholic, often Jesuits, who were so intent on converting the Indians that they took the time to learn Indian languages and try to make Catholicism more amenable to Indian religion. Before you ask, no, he doesn't cover the Children's Crusade, in which children were provoked to gather for a Crusade, and then promptly sold into slavery by the organizers of said Crusade. John should have known that before he made this film.
Both the British commander General Wolfe and the French commander General Montcalm were killed in that battle with the death of the former being immortalized in this famous painting by Benjamin West. Such is life and such is history. Well, Rome's expansion took hundreds of years, he just explains it in under 12 minutes. But first, let's see what's in the secret compartment today. As you might imagine, that was problematic for the Indians. Green, are you gonna show us the hidden complexities behind something we already think we understand again? Disease and invasive plant and animal species remade the New World, usually in negative ways.
Last week's phrase of the week was 'Your Grandpa' if you want to take a guess at this week's phrase of the week or suggest future ones, you can do so in the comments where you can also ask questions about today's video that will be answered by our team of historians. So, what exactly was going on there? But as throughout most of it's history, the real power in India lay with local Kings and Princes, sometimes called Nawabs. And even though Britain won the war, they arguably got the short end of the territorial stick. This is Crash Course U. In which John Green teaches you, at long last, about the most exceptional bunch of empire-building nomads in the history of the world, the Mongols! The war continued officially for three more years and ended with the Treaty of Paris in 1763. In which John Green teaches you about the fall of the Roman Empire, which happened considerably later than you may have been told. In 1756 the British national debt was 75 million pounds, in 1763 it was 133 million pounds.
Have you read the Treaty of Paris yourself? Like, on paper, the Spanish had a more significant empire in North America. Considering those terms, lead to the demise of the republic, I would call it a con job. It has gotten 9 views and also has 0 rating. So in one way, winning the Seven Years War cost Britain it's first Empire. The actual fighting began when the British, or more precisely British colonists led by a 21-year-old militia colonel named George Washington — Yes, that George Washington — tried to eject the French from the forts they were constructing in Western Pennsylvania.
One thing rarely mentioned is the actual human cost of war. The rules here are simple. While Europe was indeed having some issues, many other parts of the world were thriving and relatively enlightened. As indicated by the picture, almost all the battles in North America featured significant participation by Native Americans. So more colonists meant more trade, which meant more wealth, which meant ever fancier hats.
This is made of awesome. In which John Green teaches you the history of Christianity, from the beginnings of Judaism and the development of monotheism, right up to Paul and how Christianity stormed the Roman Empire in just a few hundred years. As you can imagine, there were a few bumps along the road. Learn about hadiths, Abu Bakr, and whether the Umma has anything to do with Uma Thurman spoiler alert: it doesn't. But how did all of this change the world, and how did it lead to other, more successful revolutions around the world? The British East India company was involved in several early market bubbles. Of course, this being a history course, the outcomes of this war still resonate in our lives today.
We'll see what happens next week. In return, France got Guadalupe and Martinique, Caribbean sugar islands that were much more valuable, at least monetarily than Canada. The Seven Years War: Crash Course World History 26 In which John teaches you about the Seven Years War, which may have lasted nine years. The Seven Years war determined the direction of the British Empire, and led pretty directly to the subject of Episode 28, the American Revolution. And thereafter the British has effective control over trade in Bengal, and the French were excluded from it. Religious revival was sweeping the country, introducing new ideas about religion and how it should be practiced. In fact, by 1800, Los Angeles, the most populous town in Spanish California, had a population of 300 and only 17 freeways.
In which John teaches you about the Seven Years War, which may have lasted nine years. Sorry, Canada, but if you want to be valuable, grow some sugar. Montreal surrendered the next year. In a desperate attempt at comic relief, Boba Fett makes an appearance. Anyway, the part of this global war that happened in North America was the French and Indian War. In which John Green teaches you about the beginnings of the American Revolution in a video titled The Seven Years War. In which John teaches you about the Seven Years War, which may have lasted nine years.