Dissolution of French National Guard by Charles X (34 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Charles X issues a royal decree dissolving the French National Guard after it expresses hostility to his reactionary government. This decision provokes anger among the middle classes who form the core of this body.

Citation:
Editors. "Dissolution of French National Guard by Charles X". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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