Differences And Similarities Between The American And French Revolutions

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The American and French revolutions were revolutions that took place in the 18th century that changed the world as we know it. The revolutions are thought to have many similarities between them, but they also had several differences between them. This essay will try to compare and contrast these two revolutions. Both the American and French Revolution wanted to have a change from the ruler that was ruling them. They both had absolute rulers and wanted out of being under rulers that didn’t have supreme authority on the citizens in their countries or land. The citizens of the American colonies were trying to get out from the rule of King George III and the French leader was King Louis XVI and King Louis XVII. Both revolutions also took place
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