New monarchies

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New monarchies is the term given by historians to describe the monarchies in France, England and Spain from 1450 to 1600. It was a time when the centralization of royal power was increasing, but within more of less fixed territorial limits.


The Earth and Its Peoples A Global History, Bulliet et al, 2005.