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French Revolution Review

What was the Jacobin organization that used vague laws to arrest suspected people against revolution?
Committee of Public Safety (Law of Suspects)
What Jacobin that began Reign of Terror?
What is known as the spread of the revolution to the countryside?
Great Fear
What was the local group that orchestrated the September Massacre?
Paris communes
Who was Napoleon's British nemesis?
Horatio Nelson
Why was the Bastille chosen for the first uprisings?
Had lots of weapons, and it was the symbol of old regime: old monarchy that sparked the revolution
Killing led by Robespierre
Reign of Terror
Name of government that was overthrown by Napoleon
What happened at the Battle of Trafalgar
Horatio Nelson dies, British vs. France and British still won
What was the refractory clergy
Clergy that didn't swear an oath to the new constitution
Tennis court oath promised?
That France would have a new constitution
Who was the woman that murdered Marat?
Charlotte Corday
What was the name of Louis XV's mistress who had mistress powers?
Madame de Pompador
Feminist journalist who spoke for equal rights of woman?
Olympe de Gouges
What was the event caused from the reaction to Reign of Terror, that was a phase of revolution where it cooled down?
Thermidorian reaction
Who said after me the flood? Apres de moi luge?
Louis XV
New system of France law established after Directory?
Napoleonic code
Form of government moderates wanted w/ legislative assembly?
Constitutional monarchy
List the governments in France from the Rev.
1. Absolute monarchy
2. National Assembly
3. NCA
4. Legislative Assembly
5. National Convention
6. Directory
7. Consulate
Battle of Nile
France vs. Britain, Napoleon lost and brought back Rosetta Stone
Final Defeat of Napoleon
Battle of Waterloo
Government established by Napoleon
Treaty of Chamont
Restores Bourbon dynasty, exiles Napoleon to Elba and border go back to what they were before
Continental System
Blockade set up by Napoleon to isolate Britain away for trade, it was an economic strategy
Nation of Shop keepers
Events that led to treaty of campo formio
Napoleon defeats Austria, worried Directory because Napoleon signed it
Led by Prince Metternich to to restore French government back to original state
Congress of Vienna