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11 Cards in this Set

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The Great Fear
General rioting(w/ mass killings) by peasants who had GREAT FEAR armies would come to stop revolution
The Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen
first draft of new French constitution, by Marquis de Lafayette
Marquis de Lafayette
-commander o' National Guard
-writer o' Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen
- didn't want to go Versailles, but National Guard forced him
market women
Crazy rioters who wanted bread
National Assembly mood about King Louis?
NA was happy because he was taking the armies out of Paris
general population mood about King Louis?
HATE. They wanted Necker back - rioting, protesting, etc.
National Assembly's problems restoring order
Middle classes wanted more changes. Poor people still couldn't afford food. Rioting happened.
Why women marched to Versailles demanding King return to Paris?
Bread prices too high
group o' women who marched to Versailles- market women-- nice ladies?
No. Drunk, crazy, rowdy people - some were forced to come along, some guys in drag.
mob once they arrived at Versailles
Standard angry mob with weapons. King promised bread, they left.
Why King agreed to return to Paris?