Massacres in Paris (28 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors


Mass arrests called for by Marat. Religious and political detainees are murdered in prison cells in Paris. About a thousand “reactionaries” are murdered in the next five days.

Editors. "Massacres in Paris". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 22 December 2007
[, accessed 22 October 2016.]

Related Groups

  1. French Revolution and French Revolutionary Wars: 1789-1802