King Louis Flight To Varennes

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The Flight to Varennes served as a major journee because it showed the National Assembly as well as the French people, that Louis XVI could no longer be trusted. While the Assembly had every intention of creating a limited or constitutional monarchy, after June 1791, such an idea became increasingly suspect. What follows here is an extract from Louis' "Declaration of the King Addressed to All the French About His Flight from Paris," (June 21, 1791).
In Revolutionary France, the legislative assembly votes to abolish the monarchy and establish the first republic.The measure came one year after the King Louis XVI reluctantly approved a new constitution that stripped him of much of his power.Louis ascended to the French throne in 1774 and from
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