Citation: Editors, Litencyc. "'June Days' in France, where thousands of Paris workmen are killed". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011 [https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18163, accessed 17 October 2021.]
'June Days' in France, where thousands of Paris workmen are killed (42 words)
Historical Context Note
Litencyc Editors (Independent Scholar - Europe)
In the 'June Days' in Paris, workmen unsatisfied with the employment provided by the National Workshops attempt to stage a revolution. The National Guard, led by Louis Cavaignac, use violent means to suppress the protests and over four thousand people are killed.18163 'June Days' in France, where thousands of Paris workmen are killed 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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