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Girondins

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World Encyclopedia

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2004
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Political group in the French Revolution named after deputies from Gironde, sw France. From 1792 the relatively moderate and middle-class

Girondins

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The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French

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2005
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Revolutionary grouping led at first by Brissot, and known to contemporaries as the Brissotins. The principal figures included Vergniaud

Girondist

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The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

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2006

a member of the French moderate republican Party in power during the Revolution 1791–3, so called because the party leaders were the deputies from the department of the ...

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