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Outline Topic: Guillotine Goal: Why such an extravagant devise was used for public executions instead of just an executioner with an axe Structure of Essay: When it was invented and for what purpose Its role in history prior to the French Revolution, what cultures used it and under what circumstances Dr. Guillotin’s introduction of the guillotine into French culture The guillotine becoming the main form of public execution in France Its role in the French revolution How it is still used in France (Up until 1977) For what reason it was still used and on
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Unformatted text preview: what crimes. Conclusion: Answering question of goal and why it became so popular in France, especially during the French revolution. Some Sources: Dance In the Shadow of the Guillotine by Judith Chazin-Bennahum Between the Guillotine of Liberty: Two Centuries of the crime problem in France by Gordon Wright The French Revolution: A History by Thomas Carlyle http://www.metaphor.dk/guillotine/ I’m trying to find some primary sources....
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This note was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course HIST 132 taught by Professor Ablovatski during the Spring '06 term at Kenyon.

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