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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
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