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In order to raise revenues, King Louis XVI convened this representative body
The Estates General
In 1789 this document proclaimed that al men were "born and remained free and equal rights:"
The Declaration of the Rights of Man
The parlement of something declared that only the Estate General could decide this
establish new taxes
The Cahier de Dolences was presented to
King Louis XVI
When they took the Tennis Court Oath, the National Assembly promised to give France a
In 1825 this country gained control of North Italy
Romantics were drawn to the art, literature, and architecture of this historical period.
This new religion movement developed a view of faith that was to be heartfelt and guide the believers to salvation in this world
This german philosopher argued that human perception is as much product of the minds activity than of sensory perception
This French writer felt that people, nature, and society were interrelated.
Jean Jacques Rousseau
The murder/ execution of 1200 prisoners in 1792 by the Paris Commune is known by this name
The National Constituent Assembly pass this type of government
True or False: The Roman Catholic Church enthusiastically supported the French Revolution
False(the church worked against it)
This Revolution club was most famous in the 3rd estate
This sartorially-named group wanted the people to make the decisions of government
This naval battle ended any possibility of France invading England
Battle of Trafalgar
This was napoleons plan to cut Britian off from European trade
This series of meetings pursued the balance of power in Europe
Congress of Vienna
When the Netherlands was established, it included these two countries
Belgium and Luxembourg
This person contended that the process of civilization and the Enlightenment had corrupted human nature
This British statesman believed that the French Revolution was shortsighted and politically unjust
This document divided the people of France into active and passive citizens
Issud in August of 1793 this was a military requisition on the entire population
Levee on Masse
This person is credited as the leader of the Reign of Terror
The French Revolution has often been considered a victory for this group
The second Coalition of France was made up of these four powers
Russia Austria the Ottomane Empire and england
This commander destroyed the French Fleet in 1798
Abbe Sierges wrote this famous pamphlet about France's social class structures
What is the Third Estate?
The constitution declaring this man Emperor was ratified a plebiscite.
This collection of laws retained the ban on primogeniture in France .