Desmoulins and Lavoisier

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Desmoulins Lavoisier

It didn’t end well. On April 5 1794 Desmoulins was Guillotined alongside his mentor Georges Danton. The Revolution was devouring its children. Another victim of the Terror was Antoine Lavoisier, a collaborator and competitor of Priestley in the discovery of oxygen.

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