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I ordered a fellow who is all ears to be concealed in a secret closet of the prison of the three chiefs of the Jacquerie.
The destruction of the Jacquerie reduces the bourgeoisie to its own forces in its struggle against the Regent.
In France, they formed the dreaded bands of the Jacquerie, who desolated the most fruitful portions of that fine country.
Bonhomme (Jacques), a peasant who interferes with politics; hence the peasants' rebellion of 1358 was called La Jacquerie.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
The atrocities of the Jacquerie, and of Wat Tyler's rebellion, hardened the hearts of men against the common people.The History of Freedom|John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton