Camille Desmoulins

Standard Name: Desmoulins, Camille


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Literary responses Mary Wollstonecraft
Godwin's account of her provoked many controversialists, among them A Friend to Social Order, who published in 1799 Thoughts on Marriage, and Criminal Conversation, with some hints of appropriate means to check the progress...
Literary Setting Hilary Mantel
The novel takes place in Paris, primarily during the years of the revolution, beginning from 1787, when, as HM sees it, three men, Camille Desmoulins , Maximilien Robespierre , and Georges-Jacques Danton , seized...


5 April 1794
In France, Robespierre had his two erstwhile friends and associates Desmoulins and Danton guillotined.