Thermidor Fun Fact Day Thirty-Four: We know Les Misérables is about a revolution, but which one?

Readers of Victor Hugo’s great novel, and viewers of the many stage and screen adaptations over the years, will recall that there is a scene on the barricades, when workers and students rebel against a cold-hearted government. What revolution is that?
a. 1789-94
b. 1830, “Les trois glorieuses”
c. 1848
d. 1832

4 thoughts on “Thermidor Fun Fact Day Thirty-Four: We know Les Misérables is about a revolution, but which one?

  1. Good guess, First Night Design. You’ll just have to check back in with us on 10 Thermidor An CCXXII (July 28, 2014) to see if it is correct…

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