Episode 16 of the documentary series “Memories of Spain”. The descriptor on the rtve a la carte website contains the following summary: After the death of Charles II last Austria, the war of succession between France and Austria for the Spanish throne breaks out. Philip V (1700-1746), grandson of Louis XIV King of France, finally assumed the crown. Philip V centralised the state and abolished the privileges of Aragon, Catalonia, Valencia and Majorca. He only respected the institutions of the Basque Country and Navarre, which supported him in the war. He was succeeded by Ferdinand VI (1713-1759) and Charles III (1716-1788). It is advised by Ricardo García Cárcel and lasts 51:52 minutes
Project: 5. Power and powers in the history of Europe: oligarchies, political participation and democracy.
Scope: Primary Education, Secondary Education, Baccalaureate, University
Resource type: Video
Owner: Ramón Cózar Gutiérrez (Modernalia)
Copyright: © Corporación de Radio y Televisión Española
Abstract: Episode 16 of the documentary series Memory of Spain: The New Spain of Philip V.Image