A young French general. Defeated rebels at home and foreign armies that threatened the new republic. He Seized power and made France into a great empire that dominated Europe.
The forceful overthrow of a government.
Klemens von Metternich
Prince of Austria that led the meeting of the Congress of Vienna.
A movement to preserve the old social order and governments.
A movement for individual rights and freedom.
One of the revolutionary leaders that led independence movements across the continent. His success inspired other revolutionaries to fight for liberation.
The system where machines rapidly produce large quantities of goods.
A "let-things-be" attitude on the part of government toward industry.
A system in which businesses are either owned by the workers or controlled by the government.
German philosopher that called workers to unite in a revolution to bring down the capitalist system.
The devotion and loyalty to one's country.
Self-governing countries made up of people with a common cultural background.
Gathered more than 1,000 passionate followers and overthrew the government in Sicily.
Otto von Bismarck
Prussian prime minister that devised a plan to create a unified Germany un Prussian domination.
The control of a region or country by another country.
The head leader of the United States when it sent a powerful naval force to Japan to negotiate a treaty that would open Japan to America to trade.
The act of resisting.
An fight/argument between two opposing groups.