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Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)


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No event so shook history as the Revolution that burst over France in 1789. A bold attempt to reshape an ancient kingdom along lines of reason quickly sank into bloody hysteria. Why were the hopes of 1789 dashed? Why did the Revolution provoke such bitter hatred at home and abroad? What happened when the French spread 'liberty and equality' to the rest of Europe - by force?


Course dates

24 Jul 2016 to 30 Jul 2016

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

04 Jul 2016

Course director

Academic Directors, Course Directors and Tutors are subject to change, when necessary.


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

Course code