The Course
History 620 Syllabus (pdf)

Topics for Discussion
The Mother of us All?
The French Revolution and the Historians
High Ideas and Low Enlightenment
Old Regime and the French Revolution
Origins and Inventions
A Bourgeois Revolution?
Becoming a Revolutionary and Being One
The Limits of Equality
Religion and Cultural Revolution
The Republic in the Year II
Explaining the Terror
A French Revolution?
War and Peace

Napoleon's Legacy and Bonaparte's Legend

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Digital Sources
Gallica (sample search: "Bastille")
Archives Nationales (France)
Electronic Enlightenment
Eighteenth-Century Collections On-line
Making of the Modern World

Other Websites
Departmental Archive inventories (series L): AD Tarn;
Musée de la Révolution Française (Vizille)
Révolution Franç
Annales historiques de la Révolution Française
Institut d'Histoire de la Révolution Française

Introductions and Background Information
History B356 "French Revolution and Napoleon"
Liberty, Equality, Fraternity
chronology to print

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