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HIST 4463 The French Revolution: Liberty and Death, 1789-1804: Getting Started

Select English-language primary sources related to the French Revolution


This page contains some general sources about the French Revolution. Most do not contain primary sources; rather, they provide some additional background and context for key figures, events, and concepts, which can be helpful while deciding what direction you'd like to go with your research.

Web sites

Exploring this web site might spark ideas and give you a better understanding of some of the primary sources that are easily accessible to support your research. 


Dictionaries and Encyclopedias (online)

Dictionaries and Encyclopedias (print, on Jerome Library Reference Shelves)