Explore the captivating history of the French Revolution.
Few historical events are as greatly revered and entirely misunderstood as the French Revolution that began in 1789. The memory of this complicated and lengthy political, violent uprising has been generally painted in broad - and oversimplified - strokes.
While the French Revolution was certainly centered around two lavish monarchs and an enlightened common class, there was so much more going on behind the scenes.
In The French Revolution: A Captivating Guide to the Ten-Year Revolution in France and the Impact Made by Napoleon Bonaparte, you will discover topics such as:
A brief history of the French Monarchy
Philosophies of the times
France in the 18th century
Marie Antoinette, Madame Deficit
Taxes, famine, and the Enlightenment
Sieyes’ “What Is the Third Estate?”
The National Assembly
Death of the Dauphin
The first mayor of Paris
Declaration of the Rights of Man...and the Women’s March
France at war
The Flight to Varennes
Storming the Tuileries
The monarchy is outlawed
The fate of the colonies
The Louisiana Purchase
The Reign of Terror
The new French calendar
Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte
In the days and years afterward
And much, much more!
So, if you want to learn more about the French Revolution, then listen to this audiobook now!