Louis XVI 1789 Exchange after the fall of the Bastille,14 Jul.
Quoted in F Dreyfus La
Rochefoucauld-Liancourt (1903), ch.2, section 3. King of France (from 1795). He fled to
Belgium in 1791, proclaiming himself Regent for Louis
XVII in 1793 and King in 1795. On the fall of Napoleon, he
landed at Calais (1814) and began a severe rule, until
Napoleon's return for the Hundred Days (1815). His rule was subsequently