Sentence Examples

  • When the crisis came the Girondists were ready, and on the 23rd of March 1792 Roland found himself appointed minister of the interior.
  • Finally, in the trial of the king he demanded, with the Girondists, that the sentence should be pronounced by a vote of the whole people, and not simply by the Convention.
  • He was in many ways the leading spirit of the Girondists, who were also known as Brissotins.
  • See French Revolution; Girondists; Mountain; D Anton; Robespierre; Marat, &C.
  • He was involved in the proscription of the Girondists and imprisoned until the 9th Thermidor.