Revolutions

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    Thomas Hobbes

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    John Locke

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    Baron de Montesquieu

  • English Bill of rights

    English Bill of rights
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    Voltaire

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    Benjamin Franklin

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    Jean-Jacques rousseau

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    Adam Smith

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    Cesare Beccaria

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    Thomas Jefferson

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    Father Hidalgo

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    Mary Wollstonecraft

  • Tar and feathering

    Tar and feathering
    tar and feathering was common. It didn't always result in death but was painful and when removing the tar it sometimes made it worse.
  • Seven Years’ War Peace Treaty between Great Britain and France (BR/FR)

    Seven Years’ War Peace Treaty between Great Britain and France (BR/FR)
  • Stamp Act passed by British Parliament

    Stamp Act passed by British Parliament
  • Repeal of Stamp Act

    Repeal of Stamp Act
  • Townsend Act, new revenue taxes on North American colonists

    Townsend Act, new revenue taxes on North American colonists
  • Boston massacre

    Boston massacre
    5 colonist were killed by the British regulars.
  • Riots in Boston met with violence by British troops

    Riots in Boston met with violence by British troops
  • The Gaspee Incident

    The gaspee was a British navy ship. It was following a ship that they thought was hidding goods. One night a group of men boarded the ship and hurt the lieutenant and set the ship on fire. The British never found out who the men were.
  • Committees of Correspondence

    Was formed my colonial assemblies and parts of local goverments. They wrote about specific problems going on and sent them out for the other colonies and the King to know. This lasted for 2 years.
  • Tea Act

    The tea act was the final act to set off the Revolution. The act was to show the colonies didn't want new taxes.
  • Boston Tea Party

    Boston Tea Party
    A group of about 50 men board the 3 ships and dumped 342 chest of tea into the habor.
  • First Continental Congress

    First Continental Congress
    The First Continental Congress took place in the Philadelphia's Carpenter Hall. Benjamin Franklin didn't get the support he needed until after the Port of Boston was closed. Only 12 out of 13 colonies send people to the meeting. Georgia still needed the Prodection of the British they were facing attacks from restive creek.
  • The Intolerable Act

  • The Quebec Act

    The act gave the Britian colony of Quebec control of the land on the west of the Appalachian Mountains and north of the Ohio River.
  • The British are coming...

    Paul Revere was sent to warn that the British were coming to arrest them.
  • Lexington and Concord

    Thomas Gage sent 700 soldiers to destroy all weapons the colonist had and planed on arresting Samuel Adams and John Hancock and 2 key leaders of the patriot movement.
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    American Revolution

  • The second Continental Congress

    Lasted for a year.
  • Thomas Paine: Common Sense

    Was the most Influential of the American Revolution.
  • Declaration of Independence

    Declaration of Independence
    There was many thoughts and people involed in writing. It took 2 years to write it.
  • American and French representatives sign two treaties in Paris: a Treaty of Amity and Commerce and a Treaty of Alliance.

     American and French representatives sign two treaties in Paris: a Treaty of Amity and Commerce and a Treaty of Alliance.
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    Simon Bolivar

  • Ratification of Constitution of the United States of America

    Ratification of Constitution of the United States of America
  • Estates General convened for the first time in 174 years in France

    Estates General convened for the first time in 174 years in France
  • Storming of the Bastille, prison (and armory) in Paris

    Storming of the Bastille, prison (and armory) in Paris
  • National Constituent Assembly and French Declaration of the Rights of Man

    National Constituent Assembly and French Declaration of the Rights of Man
  • Beheading of King Louis XVI

    Beheading of King Louis XVI
  • Slave rebellion in Saint Domingue

    Slave rebellion in Saint Domingue
  • U.S. Bill of Rights ratified by states

    U.S. Bill of Rights ratified by states
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    French Revolution

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    Haiti Revolution

  • French National Assembly gives citizenship to all free people of color in the colony of Saint Domingue

    French National Assembly gives citizenship to all free people of color in the colony of Saint Domingue
  • France declares war on Austria

    France declares war on Austria
  • France declares war on Great Britain

    France declares war on Great Britain
  • All slaves on Saint Domingue emancipated by the French revolutionary authorities to join the French army and fight against the British

    All slaves on Saint Domingue emancipated by the French revolutionary authorities to join the French army and fight against the British
  • Toussaint leads troops against the British

    Toussaint leads troops against the British
  • French colonial forces defeated by Toussaint

     French colonial forces defeated by Toussaint
  • French colonial forces defeated by Toussaint

    French colonial forces defeated by Toussaint
  • Toussaint negotiates peace with the British

    Toussaint negotiates peace with the British
  • Toussaint negotiates peace with the British

    Toussaint negotiates peace with the British
  • War ends between Great Britain and France

    War ends between Great Britain and France
  • Constitution for Haiti

    Constitution for Haiti
  • General Leclerc sent by Napoleon to subdue colony and re-institute slavery

  • New declaration of war between Great Britain and France

     New declaration of war between Great Britain and France
  • French withdraw troops; Haitians declare independence

    French withdraw troops; Haitians declare independence
  • French withdraw troops; Haitians declare independence

     French withdraw troops; Haitians declare independence
  • Napoleon crowns himself emperor of France

     Napoleon crowns himself emperor of France
  • Jean-Jacques Dessalines crowns himself emperor of Haiti

     Jean-Jacques Dessalines crowns himself emperor of Haiti
  • British end the slave trade

     British end the slave trade
  • Declarations of self-government in most Latin American colonies

    Declarations of self-government in most Latin American colonies
  • French expelled from Spain.

    French expelled from Spain.
  • Napoleon defeated and French empire reduced in Europe to France alone

    Napoleon defeated and French empire reduced in Europe to France alone
  • French abolish slave trade

    French abolish slave trade
  • U.S. President Monroe declares doctrine against European interference with the new republics in the Americas, known as the Monroe Doctrine.

    U.S. President Monroe declares doctrine against European interference with the new republics in the Americas, known as the Monroe Doctrine.