Witness to History: The French Revolution

Witness to History: The French Revolution

Witness to History
by Sean Connolly
Publisher: William Heinemann
Trade Paperback, 56 pages
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What was it like to be a member of the nobility during the French Revolution? What was it like to watch an execution by guillotine? What was it like to be a witness to history?

Step back in time to the French Revolution and see history through the eyes of those who lived it. Find out what it was like to be a radical at the heart of the revolution. Discover how it felt to be the mayor of Paris as the streets were filled with rioting crowds. Hear the account of Louis XVI's priest as the king was led to his place of execution and the feared guillotine.

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