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robespierre
head of COPS, comes up with the idea because he was tying to adapt to invasion, he had a lot of support, cops used as a reason for terror, saw virtue in terror (cleansing of nation), he was a pacifist and didn't start it, could end it but choses not
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counter rev
not being 100% behind the revolution made you guilty of treason of the nation. undermines the revolution so people wanted to get rid of this problem if enough CR lived would spread ideas, normal people killed ordered by COPS
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invasion
september massacres Brunswick manifesto, arm citizens of Paris so they can protect themselves from invasion, sans culottes invade prison and execute prisoners, spark rather than cause
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religious differences
vendee, didn't like changes to the church, didn't benefit from nationalisation of the churches land bourgeoisie bought it and rent went up, didn't like conscription, made example of vendee order from cops
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outbreak of war
not a huge support for war in France because of conscription. if anyone fought against conscription they were seen as not wanting to fight for the revolution so murdered. military justice caused terror and it came from robespierre
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Card 2

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not being 100% behind the revolution made you guilty of treason of the nation. undermines the revolution so people wanted to get rid of this problem if enough CR lived would spread ideas, normal people killed ordered by COPS

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counter rev

Card 3

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september massacres Brunswick manifesto, arm citizens of Paris so they can protect themselves from invasion, sans culottes invade prison and execute prisoners, spark rather than cause

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Card 4

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vendee, didn't like changes to the church, didn't benefit from nationalisation of the churches land bourgeoisie bought it and rent went up, didn't like conscription, made example of vendee order from cops

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Card 5

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not a huge support for war in France because of conscription. if anyone fought against conscription they were seen as not wanting to fight for the revolution so murdered. military justice caused terror and it came from robespierre

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