v Barnave- one of leaders of the 3rd estate and national assembly in the early days
v The first and only successful mass slave revoltSan Doming
Becomes the model in the western hemisphere
The Rise and Fall of the Committee of Public Safety
The French Revolution is a multifaceted subject with far reaching
ramifications, some of which are only now becoming apparent. For the purposes of
Foreign and Conservative Reaction to the French Revolution
v Declaration of Pillnitz: August 27 1791 (Leopold II and Fredrick-William II at
Whats going on in France also affects them, whats going
v Once the king is over thrown the stakes are raised, the danger that the
revolution isnt just an opportunity to take advantage of a weakened power but
we might be next.
v This revolution over t
End of Napoleons reign
If a person in quoted from with in another text _quoted persons name_
quoted in Popkin
Foot notes, works cited, page numbers, TITLE
v Why reorganize anything in Europe?
v Reading: Brumaire: Bonapartes Justification
Audience: French men, Sieys isnt in there, and all parties came to me
First and for most he needs to win Paris then win the countrytherefore
v The terror is another attempt to control the revolution
v Article 3 of the declaration of rights on man and citizen, the power lies in the
hands of the people (but what people?)
v March 1793
New Elite Notes
v Revolution is a period of fragmentation of the elites
A new political class emerges
It now can be a career
Court aristocracy is gone
Poor prudential nobility is gone (the people who depe
Was Napoleon the solution to the problems of the Revolution? Why
did the Napoleonic Regime fall?
Napoleon was a very ambitious man, whose personality drove many
questions about his intentions on the throne. If anyon
What was the significance of the Civil Constitution of the Clergy and the
Concordat of 1801?
In 1801, Napoleon and the Pope signed an agreement called the concordat;
this document influenced the relationships between France and the Ch
Louis XVI and Marie Antoinettes Role in the Revolution
After the loss of the Seven Years War the king of France at the time,
Louis XV and his Foreign Minister Choiseul, were looking to strength
v From January 1794 to the end of terror in July there is an incredible amount of
increase in people being killed
French armies by January have experienced success, not on the defensive.
v February 5th
Was Napoleon the solution to the problems of the Revolution?
While Napoleon led the people of France to believe that he had intentions on solving the
problems left by the French Revolution, I believe that he used his power as more of a benefit to himself,