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French history (V221): Historical studies of France.Displaying 1 - 10 of 10
Infamous and striking print by English artist, James Gillray. It portrays the September Massacres, 1792, which heralded the beginning of the...
|French Revolution, Terror, James Gillray, September Massacres, 1792||view|
|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|
In this remarkable cartoon, published weeks before the collapse of constitutional monarchy in France, King George III is shown examining a...
|1792, Terror, French Revolution, king george III, James Gillray||view|
|Albert Camus' The Plague||
Short extracts from Camus' seminal work for criticism and review.
|French history, Second World War, Nazi Germany||view|
|British Caricatures & the French Revolution||
This link takes you to an excellent French website with a wide selection of English caricatures of the French Revolution including several by...
|eighteenth century history, French Revolution, Terror, James Gillray, Paris Commune, 1792||view|
|Burke the Prophet?: Reflections on the French Revolution||
Interestingly it was Burke however who was the first to go public with his fears, in 1790. And his early warning of the dangers of French...
|French Revolution, Georgian Britain, Edmund Burke, Terror, 18th century||view|
|Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Learning Resources||
Detailed histories of the two World Wars, including personal stories
|Social history, 20th century, Second World War, First World War, History||view|
|Correspondence of Napoleon 1797-1815||
A selection of dispatches and orders from Napoleon I during the period 1797 to 1815. The documents are in the original French and also in English...
|Napoleon, military history, History, Nineteenth-century||view|
A copy of the class coursework book
|1789, 1792, Terror, French Revolution||view|
|Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen 1789||
The full text of the Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen written by the Marquis de Lafayette with help from Thomas Jefferson. The...
|French Revolution, Eighteenth Century, Political history, European history, History||view|