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The Role of the Press during the Revolutionary Period

  title={The Role of the Press during the Revolutionary Period},
  author={Douglas R. Brooking and Vivian R. Gruder and C. Burrowes},
“Still another word on the freedom of the press, Sire, to remove forever a stain thrown on all the French people, and the every foreigner fear and dreads: that one no longer sees one half of the nation suspect of the other half;.... That the French deliver themselves to all the goodness of their character; that they think, that they speak, and act with liberty.” (25) The anonymous author of The Year 1789 wrote his work as a letter written to Louis XVI both praising him and citing different… Expand