Europe in the 17th Century

A map of the seventeenth century Europe.

Advances in Medicine

Birth Control in Western Europe

England’s Agricultural Revolution

Europe Endorses Slavery

Rise of Proto-Industrial Economies

Emergence of Baroque Music

Rise of Scientific Societies

First Modern Libraries in Europe

Thirty Years’ War

Edict of Restitution

Second Anglo-Dutch War

Great Plague in London

Pufendorf Advocates a Unified Germany

Popularization of the Grand Tour

Decline of the Ottoman Empire

Wars of the League of Augsburg

Köprülü Reforms of Hüseyin Paşa

Peter the Great Tours Western Europe