French Revolution documents

This collection of French Revolution documents and primary sources has been selected and compiled by Alpha History authors. If you would like to suggest or contribute a document for this page, please contact Alpha History.

The ancien regime
The push for reform
The Estates General
The Paris insurrection
Remaking the nation
Creating a state religion
The fate of the king
Revolutionary war
Growing radicalism
The Reign of Terror
Thermidor and beyond