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HIST 4463 The French Revolution: Liberty and Death, 1789-1804: Primary Sources

Selected English-language primary sources related to the French Revolution


The vast majority of the sources compiled here are English-language materials or translations to English from French. This is not an exhaustive list. The Search Strategies tab provides instruction about how to search for additional primary sources.

Online Collections of Primary Sources

Newspapers & Periodicals

Diaries, Letters, Correspondence, Journals, and Memoirs

Documents, Writings, and Speeches