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Document A Nation in Danger? The New World fears for the Old

The theme of the potential dangers of a second wave revolution was also picked up on in America – whose own revolution was far more consistently...

1789, French Revolution, eighteenth century history, george washington view
Document Coursework Book

A copy of the class coursework book

1789, 1792, Terror, French Revolution view
Link Edmund Burke

Radio Broadcast on Edmund Burke and his legacy (BBC Radio)

1776, 1789, Georgian Britain, George III, American Independence, French Revolution, Edmund Burke view
Link French Declaration of Rights of Man

French Declaration of Rights (Avalon Project, Yale Law School)


1789, declaration of rights, Citizenship, national identity, European Liberalism, The rights of man view
Image collection Image of Modern French Government

Over 200 years on the Revolution continues to influence and impact most notably in our conception of the modern nation-state - as can clearly be...

1789, French Revolution, French history, European history, marianne, 18th century, 21st century, Nationhood, national heritage view
Document Key Comparative Timelines

A look at key events in France and Britain during the period

1789, 1794, 1792, 1790s, French Revolution view
Document Nation Making, French Revolutionary Style: What is the Third Estate?

These extracts, from one of the key early pamphlets of the French Revolution, represent one of the first attempts to define the nation in a modern...

French Revolution, Georgian Britain, 1789, Third estate view
Link Tom Paine

Essay on Thomas Paine and his legacy (BBC)

1776, 1789, 18th century, Thomas Paine, George III, Georgian Britain, American Revolution, common sense view
Document unit 2

A key foundation document - the Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen

1789, French Revolution view
Document unit 2

A major step in the creation of a National Assembly - the Tennis Court Oath

1789, French Revolution view
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