SOCIETY OF OLD REGIME
Were the owners of their Kingdoms.-Most of Europe (Except Britain and Netherlands they have Absolute Power)-Most important Royal families: Bourbon family (France and Spain), Habsburg or Austria Family (Spain and Austria), Romanov family (Russian emperor or Tsars), Ottoman Sultans..
-Since the Middle Ages they have enormous power.-They controlled the laws, the schools and universities where theirs, they have also lands.-They have privileges: Do not pay taxes, they received money.
-Their ancestors where the knights and warriors of Middle Ages. They where the owners of the most lands-They had the most of the lands, and ocuppied the best positions in the army and in the government.-Privileges: They didn´t pay taxes, had special and better laws