When the King Took Flight by Timothy Tackett

By Timothy Tackett

On a June evening in 1791, King Louis XVI and Marie-Antoinette fled Paris in hide, hoping to flee the mounting turmoil of the French Revolution. They have been arrested by way of a small staff of electorate a couple of miles from the Belgian border and compelled to come back to Paris. years later they'd either die on the guillotine. it really is this impressive tale, and the occasions prime as much as and clear of it, that Tackett recounts in gripping novelistic kind.

The king's flight opens a window to the total of French society through the Revolution. every one dramatic bankruptcy spotlights a unique section of the inhabitants, from the king and queen as they plotted and completed their flight, to the folk of Varennes who apprehended the royal relatives, to the radicals of Paris who steered an finish to monarchy, to the leaders of the nationwide meeting suffering to manage a spiraling drawback, to the normal electorate surprised via their king's desertion. Tackett indicates how Louis's flight reshaped renowned attitudes towards kingship, intensified fears of invasion and conspiracy, and helped pave the best way for the Reign of Terror.

Tackett brings to lifestyles an array of distinctive characters as they fight to confront the enormous changes set in movement in 1789. In so doing, he deals a big new interpretation of the Revolution. by way of emphasizing the unpredictable and contingent personality of this tale, he underscores the facility of a unmarried occasion to alter irrevocably the process the French Revolution, and as a result the heritage of the area.

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