What best explains the execution of Louis?
To better understand why a revolution that initially did not consider the murder of the King, ended up killing that king; we will focus on the key events that took place between 1788 and 1795.
Watch this video on the French Revolution to gather the necessary information for your timelines.
- Create a timeline of key events between 1788-1795.
- Create a separate timeline which illustrates role of Louis between 1788 and his death.
Answer the following questions on a sheet paper for March 31st:
1. What best explains the execution of Louis?
2. Which were the principal groups which opposed the course of the Revolution?