The French Revolution: April 1789-September 1791: Causes and the Onset of Rebellion DVD

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SKU: DC009134
Format: DVD
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Runtime: 30

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This program, filmed both in France and the United States, provides students with accurate and essential information about the causes and onset of the French Revolution. Topics covered are: the Three Estates; specific causes of the French Revolution (government's financial crisis, unfair taxation, Enlightenment ideas, economic depression); founding of the National Assembly (the first government of the French Revolution); storming of the Bastille; laws enacted by the National Assembly; “Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen”; and correlations to important events in the United States.