Due to France not having money we are taxing everything
A few more taxes won't affect us Nobility I as raise them
Tennis Count Oath
We won't let you out until you take away the taxes
We can't your out voted and this needs to be done
Just pay your taxes
Storming the Bastille
Attack the tower
This is what happens when we are forced to pay Taxes!
The Estates-General was a key event in the French Revolution. This began as a meeting of the "three estates" of French society to try and solve the issues troubling the nation. The government was in extreme debt due to their involvement in a number of wars and several years of crop failure. The peasant class had been angered by the rise in prices of bread, which exacerbated pre-existing tensions between the land-holding nobility and the laborers who worked the land.
Reign of Terror
IT'S TIME FOR REVENGE
On 20 June 1789, the members of the French Third Estate took the Tennis Court Oath (French: Serment du Jeu de Paume), vowing "not to separate, and to reassemble wherever circumstances require, until the constitution of the kingdom is established". It was a pivotal event in the French Revolution.
Rise of Napoleon
I AM NOW KING TO THINK THAT I ONCE WAS A MILITARY SOLDER
Storming of the Bastille. The Storming of the Bastille took place in Paris, France on July 14, 1789. This violent attack on the government by the people of France signaled the start of the French Revolution. The Bastille was a fortress built in the late 1300s to protect Paris during the Hundred Years' War.
Fall of Napoleon
WHY I LOST EVERYTHING EVEN MY KINGDOM AND NOW I'M BANISHED!
Reign of Terror lasted from September 1793 until the fall of Robespierre in 1794. Its purpose was to purge France of enemies of the Revolution and protect the country from foreign invaders.
Born on the island of Corsica, Napoleon rapidly rose through the ranks of the military during the French Revolution (1789-1799). After seizing political power in France in a 1799 coup d'état, he crowned himself emperor in 1804
Napoleon is forced to abdicate the throne. With the Treaty of Fontainebleau, he was exiled to Elba, a Mediterranean island off the coast of Italy.