French Revolution

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  • Thomas Hobbes writes “Leviathan”

  • John Locke writes “Two Treatises of Government”

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    War of Austrian Succession

  • Period: to

    7 Years war

  • Rousseu writes "Du Contract Social"

  • Marie and Louis XVI married

  • Louis XVI becomes king

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    American Revolution

  • Treaty of Paris

  • Estates General

  • Bread riots

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    National Assembly

  • Tennis-Court Oath

  • National Constituent Assembly

  • Jacques Necker dismissed

  • Storming of the Bastille

  • France declared a Republic

  • National assembly declared

  • Declaration of Rights of Man and Citizen

  • March on Versailles

  • Church Property Nationalized

  • Legislative Assembly

  • France declares war on Austria

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    France war against Britain, Holland and Spain

  • First Use of the Guillotine

  • Brunswick Manifesto Issued

  • Sans-culottes invades Tuilleries

  • Battle of Valmy

  • Execution of Marie Antoinette

  • National Convention

  • Execution of Louis XVI

  • Creation of Committee on Public Safety

  • Assassination of marat

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    Reign of Terror

  • Battle of Fleurus

  • Excecution of Robespierre

  • Treaty of Basle

  • Annexation of Belgium

  • The Directory

  • Napoleon invades Italy

  • Napoleon comes to power

  • Napoleon loses at Waterloo