Ptolemy, being a young king, had advisers that helped in making executive decisions. At this time, they decided to kick Cleopatra out of Alexandria, giving her brother all the power. Cleopatra needed help and support to reclaim her place on the throne, and she needed a powerful source. Julius Caesar, a Roman military leader, was just the person to attack and demand her title. Being as clever as she was, she smuggled herself into the Roman Empire?s palace, wrapped inside a rug, and asked for Caesar?s support.
Elizabeth’s request was denied and after some time has passed everything is good again until Mary asks if she could be Elizabeth’s heir. Mary and Don Carlos of Spain start a marriage negotiation and Elizabeth pulls some firework politics mirage saying that she is going to marry to stop Mary from marrying Don Carlos. Mary married Darnley who also had a very strong claim to the English throne and this angered Elizabeth. Then the
HOLIDAY ESSAY Was Mary I’s reign entirely bad? By Lily Ellis Mary I’s reign started in 1553 and ended when she died in 1558. She was born to King Henry VIII of England and his first of six wives, Catherine of Aragon, in 1516 in Greenwich. Soon after, Henry VIII divorced Catherine of Aragon, claiming that their marriage was illegal, affecting Mary’s status severely. Her mother was a devout Catholic, so Mary also became one.
Social change happens when people are dissatisfied by their everyday life and want to change the way they have to live. In the novel, the citizens of the Dominican Republic have to remain under the dictatorship of Trujillo for 31 years and they do not get to vote for a new president. Whenever someone tries to get rid of him, they disappear or get killed. When Sinita is telling Minerva what happened to her family, she says that after betraying the trust of the ex-president of the dominican republic and after having him sent to Puerto Rico, Trujillo ”[announces] that he [is] president ”(Alvarez,18). Actions like these by Trujillo such as declaring himself leader make the citizens of the Dominican Republic to realize that he is not fit to be in
Therefore, he organized the propaganda and Merges with other right wing parties. As a result Nazi Party gained 14,000,000 votes from the nations of Germany, and Nazi became the strongest party. “At the risk of appearing to talk nonsense I tell you that the National Socialist movement will go on for 1,000 years! ... Don't forget how people laughed at me 15 years ago when I declared that one day I would govern Germany. They laugh now, just as foolishly, when I declare that I shall remain in power!” Adolf Hitler in Berlin, June
It all started when Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia. Germany defended Austria-Hungary while Russia sided with Serbia. A while later France, who is Russia’s ally, began to mobilize as well. Great Britain decided to fight too after French leaders urged them to join many times. A few weeks into the war Germany started their assault.
While he is at Katniss’s house he tells her what he wants her to do and then threaten her. The actions that follow include on their victory tour when threatening to put her in another battle to the death. Katniss is expected by President Snow to make the district people think that she was going to eat the berries in love and not rebellion. If she did not do so she would be forced into another arena. Although in the book, President Snow scares Katniss by threatening to kill Prim, her little sister.
After this, Joan cut her hair and began to occasionally (when it was necessary to ensure her safety) pose as a man. In disguise, Joan went to Charles VII and asked to help fight for his throne. Several accounts claim that she told Charles that she knew of a “prayer he had made the previous November 1st during which he had asked God to aid him in his cause if he was the rightful heir to the throne, and to punish himself alone rather than his people if his sins were responsible for their suffering (Williamson, Allen. Joan of Arc Archive. 2002-2014)”.
“I know I have the body of a weak and feeble woman, but I have the heart and stomach of a king, and a king of England too!”(elizabethi.org. Queen Elizabeth’s Tilbury Speech page). Queen Elizabeth I said this in her speech at Tilbury while she was inspecting her soldiers before they were going out to battle against the Spanish Armada (elizabethi.org. The Spanish Armada page). This event is a true testament of who Elizabeth really is because she did not want to stay did not want to stay safe in the palace while her subjects fought for her.
But she did have James who was next for both the English and Scottish thrones which would make him a future strong leader. Elizabeth was losing her crown as she was getting old as Mary looked young and was still fit to rule. She was executed later for sending secret later to a man called Babington. They were both executed at different
She also believed in the policies of Westernization, causing her to modernize Russia. However, during her reign Cathrine faced many challenges. For example, in her first years of reign, she was afraid someone would overthrow her and take her place, since her son, Paul, was the rightful heir. Moreover, she had to endure several revolts. The most known revolt was led by a rebel leader who claimed