King Louis XIV is taken to Paris, tries to flee and gets executed
This is what you get for trying to get away from us!
Robespierre leads the Reign of Terror
I am so scared that Robespierre will kill us!
Directory comes into power
We now govern Paris!
King Louis XIV was taken to Paris and tried to escape from the National Assembly but he failed so it resolved in getting his head chopped off.
Napoleon Bonaparte names himself emperor
The comittee used fear to control France. Its rule was known as the Reign of Terror.
After the fall of Bastille, a group of middle-class citizens governed Paris. An army made up of common citizens was organized and led by General Marquis de Lafayette. Lafayette had helped the Americans in their Revolutionary War.
Napoleon Bonaperte names himself emperor. He named himself emperor because he was hungry for power and named himself king.