What conditions prevailed in 1848 France?
CBSE Class 10
CBSE Class 10 Social
2018-03-03 06:56:09 UTC
The year 1848 was the year of food shortages and widespread unemployment. It brought the population of Paris on the roads.
Barricades were erected and Louis Phillippe was forced to flee.
A National Assembly proclaimed a Republic, granted suffrage to all adult males above the age of 21 and guaranteed the right to work. National workshops to provide employment were also set up.