How long did the French Revolution last?

The French revolution lasted for some 10 years, the revolution grew increasingly violent as it continued on. The French revolution began in mid 1789 when the French government found itself nearly bankrupt, this crisis soon began into a movement of a reform. The French revolution had ended in 1799 when the great French general Napoleon Bonaparte seized total control of the government, However democracy had not been established in France. The French revolution had 2 main outcomes which were;

  • It had ended the supreme authority of the king
  • It had strengthened the middle class


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