France's "national razor"

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France's "national razor"
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Clip from The French Revolution  |  The History Channel  |  July 13, 2011

The guillotine, introduced to France in 1789 by Joseph-Ignace Guillotin, became France's preferred method of execution until the abolishment of capital punishment in 1981.

The guillotine, introduced to France in 1789 by Joseph-Ignace Guillotin, became France's preferred method of execution until the abolishment of capital punishment in 1981.

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