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The French Revolution and The Ancien Regime

This is the third post which suggests that the Ancien Regime may be the cause of the French Revolution

The Ancien Regime which is French for ‘Old Order’ was a phrase coined during the French Revolution. 208 more words

Educate Me

Incidents and Scandals of the 1780s – Part II (1785 - 1789)

Including Important Events, Scientific Discoveries, The Lives of Significant Personalities, Cultural Milestones, and Sundry Oddities.

This timeline is to be used in conjunction with “ 1,765 more words

Gothic Gaming

Incidents and Scandals of the 1780s – Part I (1780 - 1784)

Including Important Events, Scientific Discoveries, The Lives of Significant Personalities, Cultural Milestones, and Sundry Oddities.

The following chronology of the 1780’s is excerpted from the complete complete Ghastly Age Timeline, to be part of the future… 1,744 more words

Gothic Gaming

From Versailles to the Ganges, Dress as a Form of Sartorial Nationalism

From Versailles to the Ganges, Dress as a Form of Sartorial Nationalism, Mark O’Connell@2015 No Reproduction without permission

“We should not ask ‘what is a nation’ but rather […] How does nation work as a practical category, as classificatory scheme, as cognitive frame? 1,349 more words

Writing

Macaroni and Cheese

Below is an article I had written about a famous comfort food dish known as Macaroni and Cheese:

MACARONI AND CHEESE

Macaroni and Cheese is a famous dish known throughout Europe and other Western countries, especially the United States. 420 more words

Essay

On Bended Knee

For heathen heart that puts her trust
In reeking tube and iron shard,
All valiant dust that builds on dust,
And guarding, calls not thee to guard, 1,817 more words

Counterrevolution

300 anni fa moriva il Re Sole

Se qualche giorno fa ho ricordato la nascita di Luigi XVI, quest’oggi è d’obbligo ricordare la morte di chi fu un dei più grandi re francesi: Luigi XIV. 208 more words

Storia