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The French Revolution in Four Documents

These documents, held at Xavier University’s McDonald Library, present four perspectives on the French Revolution.  This is a student-driven site.  Ellen Atkinson (class of ’13) translated the texts, and History majors in Dr. Rachel Chrastil’s Fall 2012 Historical Methods colloquium prepared the introductions, annotated bibliographies and commentary.  Enjoy!

La Reunion du Dix Aout Mil sept cent quatre vingt neuf ute Memoires historique et
 

La réunion du dix août

Introduction

Web Version with
Translations & Commentary

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Annotated Bibliography

Essays

 

 

L'an mil sept cent quatre vingt neuf

Introduction

Web Version with Translations & Commentary

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Annotated Bibliography

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Memoirs of the Right Reverend Simon Wm. Gabriel Bruté

Introduction

Web Version with Commentary

PDF Version

Annotated Bibliography

Essays

 

Mémoires historiques et
politique du règne de
Louis XVI

Introduction

Web Version with
Translations & Commentary

PDF Version

Annotated Bibliography

Essays