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Unformatted text preview: ii. Louis XIV fled Parisian mobs b/c of new tax in 1648 (he later built Versailles to avoid the Parisians iii. The Paris Commune of 1871 was essentially a Parisian revolt against the national govt, which had failed in the Franco-Prussian War b. The national government is afraid to let Paris have any power i. The national govt doesnt want any large city or town to have power ii. French history is replete with examples of local powers trying to subvert the national government (the state-builder) 3....
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This note was uploaded on 08/24/2008 for the course EUH 2000 taught by Professor Beats during the Spring '08 term at University of Central Florida.
- Spring '08