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Unpaid labour service to maintain roads
Term for bonds backed up by the sale of Church land that circulated as a form of paper currency
2-6 September 1792
16 October 1793
14 July 1789
Liberal nobleman who led French forces in the American Wars, organised the National Guard, a Feuillant
16 August 1788
10% tax paid to the Church
20 August 1786- Controller General at the time tells Louis that the country is on the verge of .......
24 March 1794- this man and his followers are executed
Name of Pre-Revolution French Monarchy
Controller General 1787-88, on of the Notables, declared bankruptcy, agreed with Louis to summon Estates General
27-28 July 1794
October 5-6 1789
22 September 1792
4 December 1793
10 August 1792
5 May 1789
Director General 1776-81 and 1788-89, Protestant, funded war effort through loans, Compte Rendu
12 July 1790
17 June 1789
17 September 1793
Controller General 1781-83, brief spell, Necker's successor, felt obliged to increase taxation
26 August 1789
The American War of Independence Dates
Controller General 1774-76, one of the first to pick up on financial exhaustion of France
Term for list of grievances and suggestions for reform drawn up by representatives of each estate and presented before the Estates General
17 July 1791
Leader of Cordeliers Club, member of CPS, sent to guillotine by Robespierre
Woman who murdered Marat
27 August 1791
20 June 1789
King of France
Robespierre's alternative civic religion to teh Catholic faith
1 February 1793
28 July 1794
14 September 1791- Louis accepts new ......
23 August 1793- this decree is issued
Term for poor labourers and radical Jacobins
20 August 1792
The Seven Years War Dates
21 January 1793
5 October 1789
Term for people who fled France during the Revolution, mainly aristocrats
20 June 1791
11 March 1793
27 July 1793- this man joins CPS
4 August 1789
2 September 1792
19 November 1792
6 April 1793
1 October 1791
Four Main Long-Term Causes
9 November 1791- Decree against .......
24 June 1793
Group led by Danton and Desmoulins who desired the relaxation of the Terror
Constitutional monarchists who split from the Jacobin Club following the Flight to Varennes
20 April 1792
6 November 1792
Three Main Short-Term Causes
Jacobin, leader of CPS, instigator of Terror
2 June 1793
Controller General 1783-87, forced to reform the tax system, assembled an Assembly of Notables, idiotic move
29 September 1793- this is imposed
Girondin, member of the Legislative Assembly and National Convention
Queen of France
February 1781
10 March 1793
2 November 1789
13 July 1793
Published 'What is the Tird Estate?'
Author of L'ami du Peuple
10 Jan 1789
Small group of deputies from the Gironde, notably Brissot
23 June 1789
20 September 1792
5 April 1794- these two men executed
13 June 1792

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