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A Survey of the French Revolution

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This course will begin with the causes leading up to the French Revolution to include: the reign of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette, the "Ancien Regime," the Estates, the famines, the economic depression and bankruptcy facing France, the ideas of the Philosophes, the success of the American Revolution and the declaration of war against France by other European powers. A chronology of events, a discussion of the many characters and the outcomes of this turbulent era will be discussed.

Class Details

5 Sessions
Weekly - Thu

W&M Campus Center

Debbie Corber 



Please read:  Host will need help on first day. Instructor wants to facilitate lines for coffee. Maybe host can pour some cups before break starts. Also, remind class of two lines for water/coffee.



Registration Closes On
Thursday, February 15, 2018 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 03/08/2018)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
2/15/2018 - 3/22/2018 Weekly - Thu 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Williamsburg, W&M Campus Center  Map Debbie Corber