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1
Q

List reasons for terror

A
War 
Republic of virtue 
Destroy ancien regimen 
Economy 
Internal revolts
2
Q

Dumouriez did what which added to terror

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Dumouriez

3
Q

Britain took T?? In 1793

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Toulon

4
Q

War ?? Violence

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Normalised

5
Q

Even after war improved in late 1793 what happened to terror

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Terror still grew stronger

6
Q

Parties didn’t agree on fate of the king

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Jacobins wanted execution girondins thought this would increase civil unrest or even provoke civil war

7
Q

Repercussions of war beginning of terror

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Inflation

Internal peasant rioting = chouan rebellion

8
Q

Robespierre called for death of king

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Louis must die because the country must live

9
Q

21st jan 1793

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King is executed

10
Q

Success in war also helped economy how

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Conquests brought assets that. Oils be sold for cash

11
Q

Vendée uprising required how many to quell

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Convention had to send 30,000 which later had to grow to 100,009
But by December 1793 it was quelled

12
Q

? And ? Enemies

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Internal and external enemie

13
Q

When was committee of general safety set up

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October 1792

Rob not on it

14
Q

Representatives on

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Misión

Reported back no one cld be trusted

15
Q

19th March 1793 law abt rebels with arms

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New law decreed that revels bearing arms could be executed without appeal within 24 hours

16
Q

April 1793 committee of pu

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Committee of public safety set up

17
Q

March 1793 surveillance

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Committed of surveillance set up to report suspicious behaviour

18
Q

Average food prices rose ?% from 1791 to 1793

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90%

19
Q

Robespierre didn’t Care ant sans-culottes and enragés who protested food wages until

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Until he realised the political advantage to be gained from supporting the glamour against grain hoarders and profiteers to discredit Girondin rivals

20
Q

Marat wrote

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L’ami du peuple

Who blamed girondins for frances problems

21
Q

Price controls on food difference between Robespierre and girondins

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8000 scs 3rd May 1793 demanded it rob said yh to price controls on wheat and flour
BUT GIRONDINS OPPOSED
This solidified sans Culottes and Parisian mobs being with jacobins

22
Q

June 2nd 1793 scs convention

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Between 80,000-100,000 surrounded convention demanding girondins be expelled

23
Q

Dumouriez was a ? General and Robespierre used this to help himself

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Girondin general

24
Q

Jacobin constitution in 1793 said what abt voting

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All adult males had the right to vote

25
Q

Committee of public safety in ordered levee on masse when

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23rd August 1793

26
Q

How did levée en masse involve everyone

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Eligible soldiers fought
Married men made weapons
Women made tents
Children shredded linen for lint

27
Q

In 1793 military defeat and failure became what

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Political crimes

28
Q

In 1793 how many generals executed

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17

29
Q

September 1793 Dunkirk

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Dunkirk is lifted by french

But french are also defeated by Spain

30
Q

By end of 1793 nov and dec war

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Nov - France defeated by Prussians
Dec - vendéean rebels defeated
Austria and Prussia withdraw from Rhône
Alsace is taken