Poor harvest, high grain prices, and King's wife spend plenty of the money on fashion habits (her hair).
Represented royal authority in the center of Paris. Its falling was the flashpoint of the french revolution.
Meeting of the Third Estate to overthrow the government. Was called to deal with France's financial problems.
Overthrew leaders of the revolution. Carried out by exiled french nobles.
Was a french military leader and emperor who conquered most of Europe. Brought much power to France.
Oath made by third estate french men in a tennis court which signified the first time that french citizens formally stood in opposition to Louis XVI.
Created the National Assembly of France.
Peasant's rebellion against famine. Massacre of nobles and clergy
A constitution of France that states the rights of the citizens
Comprised the constitutional and legislative assembly. Held executive power.
Signified end of monarchy in France.
Period of violence in France in which many rival factions fought with each other. There were many mass executions of enemies of the revolution.
Turning point of the Napoleonic Wars. Reduced French and invading Ally forces. This severely weakened France.
Napoleon was exiled to Elba.
Conference of European ambassadors to settle the many issues arising from the French Revolutionary wars, the Napoleonic Wars, and the Dissolution of the holy Roman Empire.
Imperial army under command of Napoleon was defeated, ending Napoleon's rule.