CONTENT: This 36 slide PPT includes the definition of absolutism and divine right theory as well as includes multiple examples of absolute monarchs from Spain to India from 1500s-1700s. Rulers covered: Akbar, Louis XIV, Phillip II, Charles I, Cromwell, Ivan the Terrible, & Peter the Great.
FORMAT: Each ruler has achievements and downfalls listed. 16 slides are text and the rest include images to support main ideas including Versailles and Petershof. A timeline is also included to compare the ruling periods of the monarchs in the PPT.