Essay French Revolution & Napoleonic Empire

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Discuss the French Revolution.

What were the causes of the French Revolution?  
Who were the major figures and groups of the Revolution?  Discuss importance.  
Could the monarchy have been saved, or was a republic inevitable? Explain.  
Why did the French Revolution become more radical?
How did the Revolution impact the rest of the world?

Discuss the Terror.

What was the “Reign of Terror”?
What was the “Great Terror”?  
Was the “Reign of Terror” justified?  Why or Why Not?  
What ends the Terror?  

Discuss the French Empire under Napoleon.  

Who was Napoleon Bonaparte? 
How and why did the Napoleonic Empire emerge?  
What effect did the Napoleonic Empire have upon the world?  
How did Napoleon transform France and the world?  

What is the Legacy of the French Revolution and Napoleonic France?