A movement that attempted to apply unaided human philosophy to all areas of man's life in order to establish a new social order
"Father of the Enlightenment"
The idea that man's reason is the sole criterion for truth
"Father of French Romanticism"
Philosophy exalting man's emotions and imagination as the basis for truth
Who originated the myth of the "noble savage"
Who said "Après moi le déluge"
Tennis Court Oath
Oath of the National Assembly vowing to continue meeting until a national constitution had been written
The wife of King Louis XVI
July 14, 1789
Date for the storming of the Bastille
"Independence Day" for France
Important figure of the Enlightenment who was the editor of the Encyclopedia
The National Assembly
What government did the Third Estate establish
Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen
Declaration adopted by the National Assembly on August 26, 1789
"Liberty, Equality, Fraternity, or Death"
Slogan for the new regime established by the "Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen"
Radical organization which favored the French Revolution to go to even further extremes
The Constituent Assembly
What government replaced the National Assembly
Constitution of 1791
France's first written constitution
The group of the Constituent Assembly which was satisfied with the Constitution of 1791
The group of the Constituent Assembly which wished that the Revolution would go much further in France
Civil Constitution of the Clergy
What document set up a Church of France
The National Convention
What government replaced the Constituent Assembly
On what device what Louis XVI executed
The Committee of Public Safety
What organization was set up by the National Convention to quell the growing anarchy in France
Who became the leader of the Committee of Public Safety
The "Reign of Terror"
What were the actions instituted by the Committee of Public Safety known as
How many died during the "Reign of Terror"
Government established after the "Reign of Terror Ended"