French Revolution

By : Ian and Elizabeth and George

where it took place

  • took place in France
  • lasted from 1789 to 1799


  • political conflict between the monarchy and the nobility
  • over the reform
  • Enlightenment
  • Economic hardship

people involved

  • king Louis XIV
  • Jacques Necker
  • Lazare Carnot
  • Marquis de Lafayette


  • The new title of citizen replaced old titles because of the equality of all citizens.
  • The church was under state control.
  • The French now had a sense of Nationalism, or prides in ones country
  • king died
  • got worse for the peasants
  • Napoleon becomes emperor
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Burstein, Stanley Mayer., and Richard Hon-Chun. Shek. World History. Orlando, FL: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012. Print.