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French revolution, also called revolution of 1789, the revolutionary movement that shook france between 1787 and 1799 and reached its cultural history. A bold new history of the french revolution from the standpoint of the peasants, workers, women and sans culottesthe assault on the bastille, the reign. Written for today's undergraduates, this up-to-date survey of the french revolution and napoleonic era offers a concise alternative to the longer texts geared to. The big french revolution started with the storming of the bastille (july 14, 1789) after two years, the attempt to build a constitutional monarchy (like in. In video from louis xiii to the french révolution versailles after the french revolution from gardens to trianon palaces.
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