Introduction and the Old Regime Monarchy
Lecture no. 1 from the course: Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon
Taught by Professor Suzanne M. Desan | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Take a first look at the complexities of overthrowing a monarchy and constructing a democracy. This first lecture introduces you to Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette and lays the groundwork for the gripping drama of the French Revolution.