scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 641
Consequences of the 30 Years War From the change of warfare to the vast changes in government and dominance the Thirty Years War had clearly resulted in many changes and effected many areas of life These changes occur politically religiously socially and economically As the most destructive event in German history the Thirty Years War started as a conflict between the Protestants and Roman Catholics yet ended up as a fight for political power The war was divided up into 4 phases the Palatine-Bohemian Danish Swedish and French phases Though all the effects of the war were great the change of political power was of the most importance Although the war was disastrous in many ways politically it brought some positive effects to certain countries and death to others In all of the Continent France became a leading power over Spain because of the weak and scattered Germany after the war and the acquired province of Alsace For Switzerland and the United Provinces of the Netherlands the effect of the war had brought upon them independence from Spain In Germany princes received sovereign independent authority Although the Hapsburg family the Spanish and the Germans were severely weakened they continued to work together in international affairs In all of this Germany had been effected the most economically especially because the war was held mainly in Germany As a center of trade before the war Germany had suddenly become robbed of its resources economically after the war During the war soldiers pillaged the farms and houses of the Germans The lustrous land Germany once had became unusable after the war because the land was burned and fought on Agriculture and trade was halted in all of Europe because there werent enough people to rebuild and regrow the crops A severe inflation had
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA