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napoleon took control after ______

the overthrow of the directory.

napoleons 1st goal

-restructure government. he appointed people himself instead of having local elections (merit based)

napoleons 2nd goal

-education reform. governmnet quickly took control of the school system. lyces ------>


schools for devolping future government workers

napoleons 3rd goal

-restore finances.
-created a bank of france and required all people to pay taxes.

1802 napoleon made himself ______

-consul for life.
- people welcomed his control

napoleonic code

-unified system of law in france
- for so long french laws were confusing and contradictory.
-all men created equally
-NO freedom of
*books and plays

new bureaucracy

-positions based on ability not name or nobility

new aristocracy

-based on merit and state service
-created alot of nobles

napoleons biggest interest

building an empire

defeated _____ and _____ _____ _____

italy and austria right away

1805 invaded _____

great britian

battle of trafalgar

-english navy soundly defeated the french for good

tried beating england _____

-continential system
*ordered all europeans to stop trade w/ england
*blockade of european ports

napoleonic europe

-by 1812 NB controlled most of europe
-members of conquered countries grew a sense of Nationalism against france
-revolts spread

signal of the end of the empire

-when russions joined the movment against NB

napoleon invades _____

-w/ 6000,000 men
-burned all cities leadinf to moscow

russians come out from hiding _____

once winter sets in. destroys french

napoleon exiled

to alba italy

the _____ family took over

-but the french still wanted NB.
-he gave them a sense of pride

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