Revolutionary Violence or Revolutionary Terror is the term used to describe the application of force against Counter revolutionaries particularly during the French Revolution of 1793/1794. The term has also been used to describe the Red Terror in Soviet Russia, and the reign of the Khmer Rouge.
- Bates, page 139
- Beirne, page 122
- Szajkowski page 52
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- Piers Beirne. Revolution in Law: Contributions to the Legal Development of Soviet Legal Theory, 1917-38. M.E. Sharpe. 31 March 1990. ISBN 978-0873325608
- Bogdan Szajkowski. Revolutionary and dissident movements of the world John Harper 4th Revised edition 12 February 2004. ISBN 978-0954381127