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Revolution!: French Revolution - 1789

A guide to help Grade 9 students in their research on revolutions.

Storming the Bastille

Anonymous - Prise de la Bastille

Other Online Resources

  • Imaging the French Revolution
    42 images of the French Revolution are available online, along with essays and commentary inspired by and built upon the images. A project funded by the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media, George Mason University (CHNM), with additional funding from the Department of History, University of California at Los Angeles.
  • Liberty, Equality, Fraternity: Exploring the French Revolution
    With 12 topical essays, 250 images 350 text documents, 13 songs, 13 maps, a timeline, and a glossary. "This site with more than 600 primary documents is a collaboration of the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media (George Mason University) and American Social History Project (City University of New York), supported by grants from the Florence Gould Foundation and the National Endowment for the Humanities."
  • The French Revolution Collection at Cornell
    The portal to the extensive collection of French Revolutionary material affiliated with Cornell University Library, including extensive material on LaFayette (general), LaForte (gunpowder clerk), and Lavoisier (chemist), among others.
  • Timeline of the French Revolution
    A chronology of the French Revolution, from the website of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.