The Guillotine

During the French Revolution there were a number of devices used to execute people, however the Guillotine became the device of choice. The Guillotine has become the symbol of tyranny and terror. Was it always this way? Who designed the Guillotine? What was the original purpose of the guillotine?

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"Dr. Guillotine, I presume!"






Below you will find three links to web pages that are filled with facts and interesting tidbits of information. Bring that information to me. Who where the famous people excututed using this modality? When was is in use? How much did it weigh? Create you own page filled with information of the Guillotine. Be Creative! Pictures are a must! Video is always fun, make sure all information and photos are appropriate.



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