Why did the French Revolution start?

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The French revolution started because the peasants were dissatisfied with the way the goverment and the king worked. The king had complete control over the peasants charging unfair taxes and forcing the peasants to fight in low ranks of the army.
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Learning from the teachings of the Enlightenment and the example of the American Revolution, the general philosophy of the absolute monarchy was waning in fashion throughout the world
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He French Revolution began in 1789 with the meeting of the States General in May. On July 14
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The other two answers are very good. But they are about the underlying causes that have been building for some time. I think the "asker" wants to know what was the immediate
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French Revolution (1789-1799)
Between 1789 and 1802 France was wracked by a revolution which radically changed the government, administration, military and culture of the nation as well as plunging Europe into a series of wars. France went from a largely feudal state under an... More »
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