Napoleon was born in ___, meets ___ from ___, married to ___
Corsica; Jean Moet; Tuscanny; Josephine
Napoleon plans to attack ___ when given task of invading Eng
Napoleon's first nemesis was ___ from ___ in the ___ __ ___ ____.
Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson; Br; Battle of the Nile
What was discovered in the Battle of the Nile?
After returning from Egypt, Napoleon takes over ___, established ___, and appoints himself ___ aka ___
Directory, Consulate, Consul, dictator for life
3 things the Consulate did
establish strong central gov, restore Toman Catholic church, Fr civil service system
6 good things about the Napoleonic Code
abolish serfdom, equal rights, property rights (not women), food more affordable, employment increase, serfs allowed to keep land they worked during revolution
What were the results of the national poll on if Nap should rule for life?
5o in favor of Nap, prepares coronation as "Emp of Fr" (self-given), in Notre Dame, Pope summoned but not there, Nap crowned himself and his wife
Napoleon and Fr's main goal
revenge on Br
Who is the LA terr specificall sold to? (2 people)
Robert Livingston and James Monroe
Who are some people that Nap invaded?
Lisbon, Madrid, Moscow (2nd Russia)-largest emp since Rome
Nap wants strong navy so creates ___, befriends ___ to use their navy. They gang up in ___ __ ____
shipbuilding company; Spain; Battle at Trafalgar
___ dies in war, Nap never defeats Br.
What are Nap's Famous Four battles and who did he invade? All were wins
1. Battle of Ulm (Austria); 2. Battle of Austerlitz (Austrian and Russian force; out #'d 3:1); 3. Battle of Jena (Prussia aka Germany); 4. Battle of Friedland (Russia convinces them to ally w/Fr against Br)
What architectural thing did Nap have something to do with ?
Arc de Triomphe
What 2 decrees did Fr issue? Who were they trying to cement alliances with?
Berlin and Milan Decrees; Italy and Prussia who were illegally trading with Br (Br does same to them but about Fr)
Who replaced Spain's king?
Nap's brother Joseph
Who was Nap's 2nd wife? What is their son's name and what was he regarded as king of?
Marie-Louise; Young Napoleon II; Rome
Who does Nap spend 2 years in preparation to invade?
What does Czar Alexander I do when Nap invades Russia? What does he tell the farmers?
gives him Moscow and burns it; destroy crops "scorched earth" to make things hard
What happens when Nap returns to Fr?
abdicates throne and accpts to be exiled to Elba; guarded by Eng guards
Who takes over afer Nap? Who's he related to ?
Louis XVIII; grandson of Louis XV and nephew Louis XVI
What does Nap do when he escapes Elba? What does Louis XVIII do?
lands at Marseilles, marches on Paris, soldiers still lyal, Louis XVIII ran to London
Who makes up the Quad Alliance?
Austria, Prussia, Russia, and Britain (anti Nap)