Today is Bastille Day. So here, for your political edification, is a history of the French Revolution done entirely in terms of when words first appeared in the English language. All of them, of course, imported from the French.
1790 Sans Culotte
1792 Regime, Commune, Emigre
Demoralise (meaning to corrupt) , Disorganise, Guillotine
There's a fantastic Blake poem called The French Revolution, but I can't find it on the web.
The Horologicon is a book of the strangest and most beautiful words in the English language arranged by the hour of the day when you will really need them. Words for breakfast, for commuting, for working, for dining, for drinking and for getting lost on the way home. It runs from uhtceare (sadness before dawn) to curtain lecture (a telling off given by your spouse in bed). It's out on November the first, but you can already order it from these lovely people: