The Man who Killed the King

The Man who Killed the King

Jun 1792 - Aug 1794

The Man who Killed the King tells the story of Roger BrookÂ?Prime Minister Pitt's most resourceful secret agentÂ?during the Great Terror when more than a million people perished and the Terrorists found that the guillotine did not work quickly enough. This, the second phase of the French Revolution, opened with the storming of the Tuileries in June, 1792, and in the months that followed, the Liberals were mown down by cannon fire, drowned by… (more)