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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peasant

A peasant is a pre-industrial agricultural laborer or farmer, especially one living in the Middle ... The word "peasant" is derived from the 15th century French word païsant ... of agriculture dominated most of northern Europe during medieval times and ..... History of agriculture · Feudalism · Industrial Revolution · Social history ...

prezi.com/1qnn03ppgg_p/life-styles-of-the-poor-during-the-french-revolution

Apr 5, 2013 ... During the French Revolution Life Styles of the Poor The occupations of peasants were mostly farmers. Peasants were victimized by taxes.

mwsasse.com/tag/peasants-in-french-revolution

Jul 30, 2013 ... Posts about Peasants in French Revolution written by sassevn. ... In fact, the long drawn out inaction of the Estates General during the months ...

www.slideshare.net/jake119kim/french-revolution-peasants-journal

Feb 27, 2014 ... Journals of Peasants (French Revolution). 1. Jake Kim 8-6; 2. Journal Entry I May 5,1788~1789 All the peasants were demanding food. A new ...

www.iun.edu/~hisdcl/h114_2002/frenchrevolution2.htm

But the revolutionary government quickly got into many difficulties. To solve its financial difficulty, it confiscated church lands and ... Revolt of the Peasants - revolts from Spring 1789 .... The Napoleonic code set the tone of all later French life.

chnm.gmu.edu/revolution/chap1a.html

A leading cause of social stress in France during the Revolution was its large ... and population shifts, daily life in the countryside remained much the same, ... Historians have estimated that in lean years 90 percent of the peasants lived at or  ...

www.jstor.org/stable/29738474

The r?le of the peasantry during both revolutions is a question to which the ... the study of the lives and doings of the radical leaders and those minorities that ...

dwardmac.pitzer.edu/Anarchist_Archives/kropotkin/frenchrev/iv.html

All the historians who have written about the great French Revolution have devoted ... Peasants were flocking in hundreds and thousands from their own ... by massacres, became a persistent feature in the everyday life of the kingdom. ... in the conditions of the country during those very years preceding the Revolution.

alphahistory.com/frenchrevolution/third-estate

Before the revolution French society was divided into three estates or orders. ... seldom relaxed during difficult periods such as poor harvests, so many peasants ... The lives of urban workers, both skilled and unskilled, became increasingly ...