French Revolution Dbq Essay

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The French Revolution was from 1789 through 1799. The French Revolution had many bad causes to it and many people hated it. The french people had many good reasons to revolt on such as unequal tax burdens, they had financial crisis, and they also had a weak monarchy which brought many problems. Having the French Revolution changed France in many ways. Taxes were a huge problem during the French Revolution, many had unequal problems. The third estate had very little land and payed more taxes. (Document 2) Third estate was the middle class, peasants, and city workers they were the ones that made 97% of the people and owned 65% of the land. The first and second estate owned more than the third estate. (Document 3) “That every tax… be granted

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