This Primary Source is an excerpt from "The Cremation of Strasbourg Jewry, St. Valentine's Day, February 14, 1349—About the Great Plague and the Burning of the Jews" This document talks about how the Jews were blamed for the spread of the plague by putting poisons into water and wells. Because of this it was decided that all Jews would be burned to death and none would be allowed to enter specific cities for 200 years. Our primary source gives us an idea of what people thought started the plague. Many people blamed the Jews saying that they had killed christ and that they poisoned the water and the wells with the plague. The Black Plague allowed a new wave of Anti-Semitism to spread through Europe.
In the early summer of 1900 in Beijing, the Boxers “burned churches, killed foreign missionaries and slaughtered tens of thousands of 'secondary hair ones'” (Lefeber 13). Through these actions, it led foreigners as well as Chinese citizens to view the Boxers as misguided patriots because they massacred Christian missionaries and foreign officials as well as Chinese citizens who were converted to Christianity. To prevent foreign powers spreading their faith, mechanisms and technologies to Chinese citizens, Boxers cut off the communication among the cities. Cutting off food resources, foreigners ate by denominations. Furthermore, the Boxers destroyed foreign compounds and spread the rumors about the foreigners to Chinese citizens.
When William was a young boy he had many obstacles to overcome. When William was eight his father died returning from a pilgrimage of Jerusalem. When his father died William became Duke of Normandy in 1035. When this happened many lords in Normandy didn’t approve of him ruling them in 1040 they tried to kill William the plan failed but Williams guardian ( Gilbert of Brionne) was killed. In 1042 the King knighted William.
“My name is Alexander Hamilton, and there’s a million things I haven’t done. Just you wait, just you wait.” (Source 4) In the west island of Nevis, Alexander hamilton was born on January 11 1757, or 1755. After his mother left his father by blood for the island, Alexander was brought to the world. At 11 years old, his father left his family, and at 12 he became an orphan after the death of his mother. With a terrible childhood, a great political standing, and the duel to wipe Alexander off the face of the earth, Hamilton is one of the great founding fathers of the United States of America.
After the imperial palace the Golden House was built on his villa Domus Aurea, his attempt to govern and bring growth to Rome had halted instead he took a tour of Greece to perform, in 68 A.D Nero was late to respond to a revolt of the Gaul. In this time general Galba declared himself Legate of Senate of the Roman People as well for having the Pretorian guard backing him as well for the people declared Nero an enemy of Rome. This was the end for Nero and he knew it according to, Morgan Gwyn’s 69 A.D : The Year of Four Emperors goes on to say, “Nero fled to the country villa of his freedman Phaon some four miles from Rome and, after much hesitation, steeled himself to commit suicide by driving a dagger into his throat. It was a singularly inartistic end for the last male member of the Julio-Claudian line. This would mark the end of Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus, a ruler that was known for the pain he caused of others, bankrupting the treasury, the killing of his mother, and the acts of a man who used Rome as his personal play ground in conclusion he devastated Rome in
And the second choice will be Abraham Lincoln. Back ground of Julius Caesar Its estimated that Julius Caesar was born in Rome on July 12 or 13 100 BC. When Caesar was 16 years old his father Gaius Caesar died, he was now the head of the family and he remained close to his mother. Aurelia and decided to make an effect to side with the country nobility. In 84 BC Caesar married his first wife Cornelia, the daughter of a nobleman.
She's important in history because she changed the course of history by killing her cousin, which by the way a friend of mine in the same history class as me is doing......@Brenna Riley Mayberry. Anyways if Queen Elizabeth wasn't born during that time in the 1500s, then Mary Queen Of Scots would still be alive during the 1500s. Queen Elizabeth 1, born on September 7, 1533 in Greenwich England. She was not recognized as a lawful offspring thought political scheming, but even with all the evil scheming, she took the throne at the age of 25 and not to mention it, but she held the throne for 44 years. The queen kept England in power through wars, political and religious confusion.
Andrew 's father died a few days after Andrew 's birth and his mother died shortly after he returned from the revolutionary war, left to confront the world on his own. It took until he was 17 for him to improve his self-discipline and he began to study law. During the year he turned 29 he was elected for both Tennessee 's first representative in the U.S. house of representatives and elected for the U.S. Senate. He was considered a hero to
2224 Charles St. Hughson, CA 95326 5 November 2015 501 I Street, Suite 7-600 Sacramento, CA 95814 Dear Senator Boxer: My name is Priscilla Fernandez and I am currently a junior at Hughson High School. I am writing this letter in regards to the proposal of a new bill about using taxpayer money in order to find research on all forms of cloning. I firmly believe that both of these types of cloning would be beneficial to society. My uncle was recently diagnosed with stomach cancer and is said to have less than a year to live. Although this type of cancer is usually caused by the horrible habit of smoking and other limiting factors.
Shakespeare’s Biography Born in 1564, the third of eight children, Shakespeare’s childhood is widely speculated on. Many assume he went to his local school and studied Latin. At 18 years old, he married Anne Hathaway. It is believed that they were married due to her pregnancy. Shakespeare had 2 daughters and a son with Anne, but his son did not live to adulthood.