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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
It did, however, play a prominent part in the peasant revolt known as the Jacquerie in the fourteenth century.Cathedral Cities of France|Herbert Marshall
The jacquerie subsides, and it seems as if the newly restored order would be maintained.The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 2 (of 6)|Hippolyte A. Taine
It thus became a sort of Jacquerie which, being exploited by unscrupulous demagogues, soon alienated all its respectable elements.
The coup d'état began to shriek about the Jacquerie, like the assassin who cried: "Stop thief!"Napoleon the Little|Victor Hugo