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CULTURE

The Reason Why The French Revolution Started and How It Ended With The Execution of King Louis XVI

For most of the 1790s, the French revolution raged on, with thousands involved, creating an historical mess.This shows that the fight for the disposessed and the oppressed against the rich and powerful have been in the fabric of history for centuries.You have heard of uprising recorded to be as far back as thousands of years back.

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The Reason Why The French Revolution Started and How It Ended With The Execution of King Louis XVI

POLITICS

The World's Strangest Execution in History.

See this man? This man’s name was Maximilien Robespierre. He was a middle-class lawyer in France, a young man with a powerful mind and an even more formidable voice. His speeches, even during his days in law studies, were legendary. And as an ambitious middle-class man of letters, Robespierre could not have been born into a time with more opportunity for his advancement. Later in life, Robespierre could recall a story from when he was a law student. The king, Louis XVI, came through in an ornately decorated

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The World's Strangest Execution in History.

CULTURE

History of Napoleon Bonaparte, the most powerful man of the 19th century.

He was from a minor Noble family and later rose to becoming one of the greatest conquerors to ever live and the most most powerful man in Europe during the 19th century.He was born in the year 1769 in Corsica.He entered into military school and then received training as an artillery officer.

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History of Napoleon Bonaparte, the most powerful man of the 19th century.

POLITICS

Is It Time For A Revolution In Nigeria?

A life of fulfilment is one in which we put an urgency in its place and remember that the ultimate target is to spend our lives doing the things we believe are most important to us. ~Tony Robbins. The answer is quite visible to the blind and audible to the deaf. The intensity of a need such as this ought not to be dragged along the corridors of indecision. However, knowing what revolution is will help to ascertain its timeliness in Nigeria. In political science, a revolution is a fundamental and relatively sudden

  2 years ago ago
Is It Time For A Revolution In Nigeria?

CULTURE

The Extremely Disturbing Situation in the Abuja Train Station and the Transport Industry in Nigeria.

Prof. Toba [email protected] In my Higher School History class, we were taught the French Revolution of 1789 in which King Louis XVI and his wife were publicly executed by the French masses as a result of the unwholesome and corrupt situations in France.The lasting legacy of this revolution is that the Monarchy was consumed and France became a Republic with the concomitant human rights and fundamental freedoms being integral parts of the French and European societies.

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The Extremely Disturbing Situation in the Abuja Train Station and the Transport Industry in Nigeria.

SPORTS

History and biography of Napoleon that you need to know.

During the reign of king Louis XVI of France and his beautiful queen, Marie antoinette, there were many revolutions. In so much that the king and the queen were killed by their own people. Out of the confusion Napoleon Bonaparte rose to power he was born in Corsica in the year 1769. He attended the military school at Brienne when he was only 10 years of age.after spending five years in the school he went to the military college in Paris where he was nicknamed spartan. Because of his good work he was made general

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History and biography of Napoleon that you need to know.

ENTERTAINMENT

5 crazy coincidences that actually happened

This is a compilation of the craziest coincidence that took place right on this Earth. 1. When watching The Wizard of Oz, you may notice that Frank Morgan plays the taxi driver in Emerald City, the fortune-teller Professor Marvel, and of course the Wizard Of Oz himself. When they were debating on the costume for Professor Marvel, they decided they wanted him to look down on his luck. They found a very nice coat that was just a little bit tattered. During the filming, Morgan pulled out one of the pockets a

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5 crazy coincidences that actually happened

CRIME

What Led To The Horrific End Of Queen Marie Antoinette:The Queen Who Sexually Molested Her Son

Marie Antoinette(2 Nov 1755_16 Oct 1793) was the last queen of France before the French revolution.An archduchess of Austria,she was born Maria Antonia Josepha Johanna to Empress Maria Theresa and Emperor Francis I.She became the dauphine of France in May 1770 at age 14 upon her marriage to Louis_Auguste,heir apparent to the French throne.On 10 May 1774,her husband ascended the the throne as Louis XVI and she became queen.She helped provoke the unrest that led to the overthrow of the French monarchy. A painting

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What Led To The Horrific End Of Queen Marie Antoinette:The Queen Who Sexually Molested Her Son