Factors of Revolution: A Comparative Essay
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This is an essay comparing the cause and effects of the English, French, and American Revolutions.
This paper looks at three different revolutions in history: The American, The English, and The French. The author compares and contrasts the three in different categories. These include: Strength and Hope/ Misery Tyranny and Brutality / Incompetent and Weak Military Conflict Leaders of the Revolution Possession of Power Additional Freedom Gained / Loss of Freedom.
“The English Revolution was spawned by strength and hope. The revolutionists came to arms because of King Charles I decision to tax the people to support his war against the Scots and his decision to force the catholic religion upon his country. Through the support of the people the Long Parliament was able to arrest and ultimately execute the chief advisors. Also, Parliament was able to put limits on the Kings purgatives. ”