Origins of the French Revolution: Notes on the Financial Crisis (William Doyle)

Notes on the financial crisis which in part led to the French Revolution, as viewed by William Doyle in his book 'The Origins of the French Revolution'

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The Origins of the French Revolution (pgs 4365) ­ Doyle

Financial Crisis
20th August 1786 Louis XVI informed that state was on the brink of financial collapse
Deficit of almost a quarter of the annual revenue (and rising)
Loans due for repayment, large amount of debt
Too much money…

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