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Viva la Revolucion !. Trials and Tabulations leading to the French Revolution. An Outline of the Early Stages. Stages of the Revolution. Legislative Bodies. 5/89 Estates-General 6/89 National Assembly 10/91 Legislative Assembly 8/92 National Convention

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Viva la Revolucion!

Trials and Tabulations leading to the French Revolution


An Outline of the Early Stages

Stages of the Revolution

Legislative Bodies

5/89 Estates-General

6/89 National Assembly

10/91 Legislative Assembly

8/92 National Convention

4/93 The Committee of Public Safety

  • Liberal Revolution

  • Radical Revolution

  • Creation of a Republic

  • Constitution of ‘93

  • The Terror

  • The Great Terror


Origins of Revolution

  • Fiscal Crisis

  • Food Shortages

  • Increased political awareness

  • Limited monarchial powers


Attempts at Reform

The most perilous moment for a bad government is one when it seeks to mend its ways


Pre-Revolution France

97% 3rd Estate

1% 2nd. 2% 1st

1st & 2nd exempted from taxes

Seigniorial dues required

Divided government and laws


The French Estates


Calling the Estates General

  • Called to resolve countries fiscal crisis (5/89) first time sense 1614

  • 3rd estate received 2x number of representatives

  • Estates met separately, numbers mattered not

  • Abee Sieyes called 3rd estate to meet as a National Assembly (5/28/29)


Tennis Court Oath

  • 6/20/89

  • 3rd Estate locked out of Assembly

  • Reconvene on local tennis court

  • Vow "not to separate, and to reassembly wherever circumstances require, until the constitution of the kingdom is established"


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