What era was the 1600s called?
1600s may refer to: The period from 1600 to 1699, synonymous with the 17th century (1601-1700).
What era was the 16th century?
The 16th century is regarded by historians as the century in which the rise of Western civilization and the Age of the Islamic Gunpowders occurred.
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Is 1600 Middle Ages?
The period of European history extending from about 500 to 1400–1500 ce is traditionally known as the Middle Ages. The term was first used by 15th-century scholars to designate the period between their own time and the fall of the Western Roman Empire.
What happened in the 1700s in France?
In the late 1700s, France was facing a severe financial crisis due to the immense debt accrued through the French involvement in the Seven Years War (1756–1763) and the American Revolution (1775-1783).