The revolution in France was defeated due to contradictions in the ranks of the revolutionaries themselves. The liberals were afraid of the protest of the lower classes and the repetition of 1793. Moreover, the republic was not supported by peasants. because In order to pay off state debts, in 1848 a special tax was introduced, the peasants incurred the whole burden. From that moment they turned away from the republic and spoke for Louis Bonaparte, who was helped by the glory of his great uncle.
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