Sun King's rule was noted for spending huge amounts of money on a palace at Versailles, high taxes, expensive unsuccessful wars and wastefulness
Origionated in north america, first battle was lead by george washington.
Married Maria antonette of austrian royal family
After the fall of Robespierre and Jacobins, The directory assumed control of the French state in 1795 and held power until 1799, when it was replaced by the Consulate under Napoleon Bonaparte.
Kind of parliment
mob attacked the prison, killed the govenor, released the prisoners; symbolic destruction of it was important rallying point that represented the bringing down of authority
Third estate made tennis south oath... meaning they will meet until their demaqnds are met.
Crowds of women met in paris and decieded to march to versailles to meet the king.
This was done by a national assembly in one stroke they were all debolished.
This is the end of the revolution as a middle class government is established where only people who own property can vote.
The last phase of the revolution changes the government back to a way that is similar to how it was before the French Revolution.