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French Revolution Reveiw

French Revolution Reveiw

Review for French Revolution Exam!! Jeopardy Questions for French Rev Test:  Jeopardy The following is a list of terms and concepts that you should know for the exam…what it is and why it is significant. This is NOT a comprehensive list! Terms:  San colouttes, girondins, […]

The Rise of Napoleon:  Savior of Revolution or Modern Day Dictator?

The Rise of Napoleon: Savior of Revolution or Modern Day Dictator?

Napoleon’s rise to power mirrors that of many modern day dictators. In order to better understand Napoleon’s rise, i want you to also investigate the former dictator of Egypt, Hosni Mubarek’s, rise to power (that is not him in the above picture 😉 Download the […]

How Good People Go Bad: Mob Mentality Understood

How Good People Go Bad: Mob Mentality Understood

From soccer riots to halloween vandalism…Ferguson to France–there are too many terrible examples of rioting and mass violence to count!  But as good historians (and intellectuals) we don’t simply say, “oh man, that was an intense riot!” and dismiss or even acknowledge it.  No, we […]