Technology 1450-1750

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Technological advances during the period 1450-1750, or the Renaissance Era, were major influences to the way of life seen today. The ships, tools for traveling, especially the ones made Portugal and Spain all Impact society today, allowing for the age of exploration to emerge. All these tools proved prosperous but known more important than the printing-press independently developed in Germany by Johannes Gutenberg. Germany before this time was divided, in other words not a country yet, but divided into a city-state format, different provinces ruled by a king under an interregnum. Also, before this era Germany was still under the Holy Roman Empire, in other words Catholic in their Religion. The impact that this new technology produced in…show more content…
And papermaking people also thrived due to the high demand of books. Europe was once again flourishing thanks to this new invention. Although, most of the world changed in many aspects, Germany continued the same in many ways. As been mentioned the printing press invented by a German had great changes, on Europe and the rest of the world, Germany did not change much. Germany still continued to be decentralized. Germany was divided into a collection of city-states,
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