Europe In 1648

1648 marked the end of the incredibly destructive Thirty Years War and ultimately the limited influence of the Holy Roman Empire.

Europe In 1648

1648 marked the end of the incredibly destructive Thirty Years War as well as the fragmentation of modern-day Germany, resulting in the Holy Roman Empire’s limited power. The 1648 Treaty of Westphalia changed the political and cultural landscape of the continent, some of which can still be felt today.

Savannah Cox
Savannah Cox
Savannah Cox is the Managing Editor of All That Is Interesting. She holds a Master's Degree in International Relations, and works as a reporter/producer for DNAinfo.
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