Final

Final

Published on 27 May 2023
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Transcript
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1789-1794
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The French Revolution 
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The Reigning Monarchs During the French Revolution
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King Louis the XVI
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Queen Marie Antoinette
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1789 & 1790
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During this time, King Louis XVI makes some decisions that did not sit well with the majority of the country, specificaly the lower class. 
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Besides that, King Louis hesitancy to make decisions was also scrutinized. 
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He was also not able to help curb spending, this might have been  his greatest downfall as King.  
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The Riots of the French Revolution
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Due to King Louis indecisiveness, many people decided to  burn down mansions and other prominent buildings out  of protest. 
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The people were fed up and righfully so. They had been through famine and disease.
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Due to increasing violence, King Louis and Marie Antoinette have to flee from their home. In the meantime Napolean Bonaparte is gaining popularity.  
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Left: King Louis the XVI and Queen Marie Antoinette.
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Archduke Maxilmillian is  also pictured on the left. 
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Right: Napolean Bonaparte
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King Louis and Marie Antoinette are eventually cuaght and executed  by guillotine. The French Revolution ends and Napolean takes leadership of France. The people are now essentially able to begin governing themselves. 
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FIN