France, History, Revolution, 1789-1799.
France, History, Revolution, 1789-1799, Causes.
France, History, Revolution, 1789-1799, Historiography.
World politics, To 1900.
The ancien régime: challenges not met, a dilemma not overcome -- The descent into revolution: from August 1788 to October 1789 -- The first attempt to stabilize the revolution: from 1789-1791 -- The "Revolutionizing" of the revolution: from 1791-1794 -- The second attempt to stabilize the revolution: from 1794-1799 -- Conclusion: the Revolution in the French and global context
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