The Events in French History offers 124 illustrations of famous events such as the storming of the Bastile and various political and military events.

Marshall Villars and Prince Eugene.

Villars

Marshall Villars and Prince Eugene.

The Spectre's Voyage. "There is a part of the Lake of Geneva, between the city and the little village of Clase, which is called "The Spectre's Voyage," and across which neither entreaty nor remuneration will induce any boatman to convey passengers after a certain hour of the night."

The Spectre's Voyage

The Spectre's Voyage. "There is a part of the Lake of Geneva, between the city and the little village…

"Father, Ware Right! Father, Ware Left!"

Ware Right

"Father, Ware Right! Father, Ware Left!"

The Women Defending the Cars.

Women Defend

The Women Defending the Cars.