Romeo and Juliet
Table of Contents
Summary of Events
Key People & Terms
France’s Financial Crisis: 1783–1788
The Estates-General: 1789
The National Assembly: 1789–1791
Escalating Violence: 1791–1792
The Reign of Terror and the Thermidorian Reaction: 1792–1795
The Directory: 1795–1799
Study Questions & Essay Topics
Suggestions for Further Reading
How to Cite This SparkNote
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The Hogwarts houses explained in graphs and charts
Every author on your English syllabus, summed up in a single sentence
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