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Marat, Jean-Paul, 1743-1793

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1743 - 1793

French political theorist, physician and scientist. He was a journalist and politician during the French Revolution and a vigorous defender of the sans-culottes. In death, Marat became an icon to the Jacobins as a revolutionary martyr.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Jean-Paul Marat letter

Mss 782201
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 782201
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