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Davis test 3
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What was maintained under Louis XVIII?
Napoleon's democratic reforms
The lower house of legislature was elected by?
Were citizens given considerable civil rights?
All citizens were considered what before the law?
What code was maintained?
The Napoleonic Civil Code
Louis XVIII controlled what policy and did what to government officials at will?
he controlled forgiven policy and and removed government officials at will
How many men out of 70 had the right to vote?
The legislature only represented who?
the few wealthy members of society
Louis XVIII tried to take what kind of course?
middle of the road course--between a strong monarchy and a democracy
By trying to have a middle of road course, Louis XVIII maintained what?
peace within France but really please no one with his reign
Did France maintain a two party political system?
no, they had several parties each slightly different from the other
Did having multiple parties do France good or bad?
bad, because it made the government unstable
Who took over the throne after Louis XVIII?
his brother Charles X
In July 1830, legislature decided to refuse or support Charles X's autocratic program?
What did Charles X do in protest to being denied of his program?
he dissolved the legislature and took matters into his own hands and citizens revolted his actions
What was the revolt against Charles X called?
What happened after the revolt against Charles X?
he was forced to flee to England and France soon had a new King
Who took over the throne after Charles X?
What was Philippe's reign called and how long did it last?
July Monarchy and for 18 years
What did Philippe pride himself in being
a representative of the upper middle class, the business interests of the country
Despite saying he was for the middle class, who did the government really represent?
Toward to end of Philippe's reign, how did the people feel about him?
factory workers showed discontent, people believed government should do more to provide for their economic and social needs
What year did the the second revolution happen?
Where were the uprisings in Europe?
Austria, Italy, Switzerland, Holland, Belgium, Poland and France
Republic form of government?
the people elect representatives to serve for them in government, ex: the US
What happened in 1848 to Philippe?
he fled to England after an uprising in Paris
What was the government called after Philippe?
the Second Republic
Despite having a new government, what happened in June of 1848?
the new government couldn't get hold of the political unrest so another uprising broke out among the common workers called June Days
Who took over the throne after the uprising known as June Days?
Louis Napoleon, nephew to the late emperor of the French empire
What were people starting to miss about Napoleon despite him being a dictator?
he provided a strong leadership and had brought glory to France
Who was president of the Second Republic?
Since Louis Napoleon had been denied support for his program what did he do?
he wanted to prove his still and the support of the people so he held a plebiscite.
What is a plebiscite?
an election in which the people express their agreement or disagreement with a ruler's policy
After the people voted with Louis Napoleon, what did he do to legislature
he dissolved it
What did Louis Napoleon do after dissolving legislature?
he proclaimed himself Emperor Napoleon III
in 1863, Napoleon supplied troops to who?
Archduke Maximilian of Austria in a takeover of Mexico
What forced French troops out of Mexico
the US after their civil war
What did losing troops in Mexico do to France?
a lot of money and it lost Napoleon a lot of prestige
How did Napoleon III try to gain more territory?
he involved himself in several political arrangements with Otto von Bismarck the Chancellor of Prussia
Treaty of Frankfurt said
1. france had to surrender the resource rich region called Alsace Lorriane
2. france had o pay Prussia a large sum of money
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