Essays Tagged: "Maximilien de Robespierre"

Romanticism Composition

tutional monarchy. Revolutionary violence reached its peak, as theJacobins, under the leadership of Maximilien Robespierre, began what is called the Reignof Terror.b. 'The Reign of Terror'- During thi ...

(3 pages) 250 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"The Incorruptible Leader": Maximilien Robespierre, an interesting man in France's history.

Maximilien Robespierre: "The Incorruptible Leader"Throughout history, many people are remembered for ... he Incorruptible Leader"Throughout history, many people are remembered for the acts they committed. Maximilien Francois Marie Isadore de Robespierre, had many qualities in his life that made him an im ... e-Marguerite Carraut, who was the daughter of a brewer. The outcome of the seduction was the famous Maximilien Robespierre. His family life was not extremely cheerful, and the family, in addition was ...

(6 pages) 84 2 4.2 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Robespierre describing his friend's life in Egypt and France.

body for all the walking I've done today. Until tomorrow, I shall further update you with more news.Maximilien Robespierre

(1 pages) 28 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Terror.

embers were Bertrande Barere de Vieuzac, Lazare Carnot, Georges Couthon, M.J. Herault de Sechelles, Maximilien Robespierre, and Louis de Saint-Just and the Herbertists, J.N. Billaud-Varenne and J.N. C ...

(5 pages) 83 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

The French Revolution, was it necessary? This essay contrasts the idea of the French Revolution being necessary.

rn unites the people of the country.The horror that was felt during the French Revolution came when Maximilien Robespierre had fallen into leadership. This man brought chaos to France; he beheaded any ...

(3 pages) 99 1 3.9 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

This was a speech where I acted like a councilor in the Legislative Assembly. We had to express why we believed that Napoleon would be a bad ruler for France.

itary takeover. If he will not leave peacefully then we will fight to our deaths to get him out. As Maximilien Robespierre once said, "It is necessary to stifle the domestic and foreign enemies of the ...

(1 pages) 23 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"Maximilien Robespierre's Beliefs"--does a revolution always have to include terror? also explains robespierre's beliefs

The radical leader of the Committee of Public Safety, Robespierre had fanatic and opinionated ideas and beliefs tha ... lic Safety, Robespierre had fanatic and opinionated ideas and beliefs that made him a passionate leader. He believes that to safely go through the stormy revolution, the people's behavior should be re ... s, and their plans should be based on the combination of the spirit of revolutionary government and democracy. Virtue, the "fundamental principle of the democratic government," was a strong factor of ...

(1 pages) 52 1 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The Execution of the Man who made the Guillotine Famous/Maximilien Robespierre's execution

On July 28, 1794 Maximilien Marie Isidore de Robespierre died on the guillotine, along with nineteen supporters and h ...

(2 pages) 39 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

A Brief Biography of Maximilien Robespierre and His Influence on the Novel "A Tale of Two Cities"

Maximilien Francois Marie Isidore de Robespierre, the 'Incorruptible,' was a lawyer and political le ... the Government Committees, and the Paris Commune. At this point, he was at the peak of his reign.As Maximilien Robespierre's control grew, his popularity tapered. More and more of his enemies began to ... was finally beheaded by the guillotine, the same weapon he used to cruelly murder 16,000 others.How Maximilien Robespierre Relates to A Tale of Two Cities:Maximilien Robespierre relates to the novel, ...

(5 pages) 41 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Maximilien Robespierre, the Incorruptible Leader(Reign of Terror)

olocaust of Adolf Hitler, historical figures are remembered for their actions as heroic or demonic. Maximilien-Francois-Marie-Isidore de Robespierre, the chief architect of the Reign of Terror and a b ... ess mass murder of the enemies of the Republic that was enjoyed as entertainment by the Republicans.Maximilien Robespierre was born in Arras, a small provincial capital of Artois in France, on May 6, ...

(7 pages) 82 1 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Was the aim of the terror of 1793-94 the defence of France or the moral regeneration of the French people?

eral democracy. However from the birth of the third estate with the Abbe Sieyes to the execution of Maximilien Robespierre 28 July 1794, the revolution would prove as controversial to historians as it ... 4. Soboul Albert, ?The French Revolution 1787-1799?, (Editions Sociales, London 1974)5. Robespierre Maximilien, extract from, ?On the Moral and Political Principles Which Should Guide the National Con ...

(7 pages) 34 0 0.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

Stalin: Paranoia and The Purges

"terror is the order of the day." For the next nine months, this "reign of terror" orchestrated by Maximilien Robespierre's Committee of Public Safety resulted in the deaths of seventeen thousand mai ...

(11 pages) 59 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Reign of Terror in Tale of Two Cities

r 200,000 people were arrested during the time of the Reign of Terror.The Reign of Terror finally ended in 1974. This was mainly because of the overthrow of Robespierre on July 27, 1974. Then there wa ... 27, 1974. Then there was a period in France called the "White Terror." In this time, many of the leaders of the Revolution were executed along with other terrorist in France. It has been said that if ...

(1 pages) 32 1 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Reign of Terror in Tale of Two Cities

group took its final form. They had twelve members and their main member was said to be a man named Maximilien Robespierre.The group's prime objective was to eliminate anyone who would get in the way ...

(1 pages) 32 1 2.6 Dec/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Defining the Reign of Terror during the French Revolution.

erless and, for all intensive purposes, the National Assembly was the current government of France. Maximilien Robespierre encouraged the people of the Third Estate to take action, resulting in such e ... Barère de Vieuzac, Lazare Carnot, Georges Couthon, M.J. Hérault de Séchelles, Maximilien Robespierre, and Louis de Saint-Just and the Hébertists, J.N. Billaud-Varenne and ...

(8 pages) 65 0 4.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

How did Lenin and Robespierre's views on revolutionary leadership differ?

Lenin and Robespierre viewed revolutionary leadership in very different ways. Lenin was concerned with creating an organization and strategy that ... ays. Lenin was concerned with creating an organization and strategy that would show the political independence of the working class. He would have not cared what country he was doing it just that it w ... any people. Lenin was a master at propaganda and he was able to convince the population that his leadership was necessary because of problems that needed solved, this is very similar to Robespierre wh ...

(2 pages) 30 0 3.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Robspierre

y Glenda Crew http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/robespierre-terror.html Modern History Sourcebook: Maximilien Robespierre: Justification of the Use of Terror (C)Paul Halsall Aug 1997 halsall@fordham.edu

(3 pages) 9 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Reign of Terror Robespierre, the chief architect of the

ials and many people were wrongly accused. Even people who were not for it at all were sentenced to death. It all ended up getting out of control. There were forty thousand people that died during thi ... pierre. Other radicals fell, and then the executions slowed down dramatically.The reign of terror made sure there was nothing left of a monarchy by beheading the King and Queen and anybody who followe ...

(1 pages) 1040 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Reign of Terror Robespierre, the chief architect of the

ials and many people were wrongly accused. Even people who were not for it at all were sentenced to death. It all ended up getting out of control. There were forty thousand people that died during thi ... pierre. Other radicals fell, and then the executions slowed down dramatically.The reign of terror made sure there was nothing left of a monarchy by beheading the King and Queen and anybody who followe ...

(1 pages) 744 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Outline French Revolution Debate

I. How do you think Louis XVI's qualities as a good leader led to the French Revolution?A. Louis XVI did not have confidence in himself, which made it impo ... on?A. Louis XVI did not have confidence in himself, which made it impossible foranyone to have confidence in himB.A mediocre leader could run any country into debt, but only a miserable leader could l ... t1.3rd Estate had little no say in government2.Prior, they were told what to think3.Enlightenment made people think and rethink all aspects of society4.Challenged church and government5.Led to people ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History