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  pictoral story of Revolution.jpg - The story of the first four years of the Revolution, 1789-1792. From top left to right: the Third Estate crushed by the tax burdens that the Clergy and Nobility don't pay; the awakening of the Third Estate with arms at the ready and the destruction of the Bastille in the background; the suppression of the feodal privileges and titles of nobility; the cooperation of the three Estates now bearing equally the burdens of the national debt.  
Procession to Opening of Estates General
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The story of the first four years of the Revolution, 1789-1792. From top left to right: the Third Estate crushed by the tax burdens that the Clergy and Nobility don't pay; the awakening of the Third Estate with arms at the ready and the destruction of the Bastille in the background; the suppression of the feodal privileges and titles of nobility; the cooperation of the three Estates now bearing equally the burdens of the national debt. Download
Caption: The story of the first four years of the Revolution, 1789-1792. From top left to right: the Third Estate crushed by the tax burdens that the Clergy and Nobility don't pay; the awakening of the Third Estate with arms at the ready and the destruction of the Bastille in the background; the suppression of the feodal privileges and titles of nobility; the cooperation of the three Estates now bearing equally the burdens of the national debt.
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