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  • The French Revolution: Part 2: Terror, the Order of the Day

    French History → French Revolution → Reign of Terror
    Note: Turn on the captions on the video player to view English subtitles. Robespierre struggles to understand the path France is taking and why some people are resisting the revolution. To save the revolution, Saint-Just convinces the other revolutionists that they need to accompany virtue with terror. Terror then becomes entrenched in the Revolution.

  • The French Revolution: Part 2: Louis XVI's Execution

    French History → French Revolution → Execution of Louis XVI
    Note: Turn on the captions on the video player to view English subtitles. Louis XVI is taken in a carriage and brought to la place de la revolution where he will be executed while Robespierre shuts himself inside his house.

  • The French Revolution: Part 2: Saint-Just's Speech

    History → French History → French Revolution
    Note: Turn on the captions on the video player to view English subtitles. Saint-Just gives an impassioned speech in which he calls for the death of Louis XVI. He believes the king to stand in the way of the French Revolution and enlightenment ideas.

  • The French Revolution: Part 2: Marie Antoinette's Execution

    History → French History → French Revolution
    History → French History → Marie Antoinette
    Note: Turn on the captions on the video player to view English subtitles. Marie Antionette is taken to the Guillotine as the crowd jeers and children play.