History of the French Revolution from 1789 to 1814 by Francois-Auguste Mignet
English | October 7, 2006 | ISBN: 1426435819 | 409 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Then a veil falls. But some can lift it, to behold a far different, a far more stirring vision, and to such the deeper causes of the Terror are revealed. For they behold a vast multitude, stained with care, haggard, forlorn, striving, dying, toiling even to their death, that the passing whim of a tyrant may be gratified.