The Third Estate attacks the Taille and the sale of offices (29 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

At a meeting of the French States-General, the Third Estate attacks the Taille and the sale of offices and demands a declaration that no person can depose the King.

Citation:
Editors. "The Third Estate attacks the Taille and the sale of offices". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15748, accessed 02 December 2016.]