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French Revolution History
History Set 1 Napoleon Phase
When was napoleon born?
How did Napoleon (nap) come to power?
good military leaser.
given command of the French army fighting the Austrians in Italy
Did he defeat the Austrians?
What did he do after?
Does he succeed in this?
He decided to take out Egypt and India (which belonged to the British)
England, Austria, Russia
formed a coalition
how does nap establish a dictatorship?
by forming a consulate.
a new constitution
republican framework with most power to 1 consul
what is a consul?
what can a first consul do?
command the army
select officials for gov.
How did nap contralize the government?
(naps acc. 1)
appointed district governors called prefects
brought local gov under authority of central
Throughout Franco, he got rid of what?
What did he sign in 1800 with the US? (what did it end)
ended fighting tween French and American ships
What did he break when he defeated Autria
the second coalition of EAR
signed peace treaties
what code did he revise?
the Civil Code
code is imp influence on law codes in world
what monetary budget thing did he accomplish?
balanced the budget
established the Bank of France
agreement in 1801 with Pope to settle religious differences
- pope could select bishops
- state would pay clergy
- church gave up property claims
what university did he create?
University of France
state agency in control of education
1804 he did what drastic thing?
changed republican form to empire and crowned himself emperor
what formed because of emperorness?
the third coalition with england and russia
how did nap's conquer to england fail? who did it?
french fleet was destroyed by lord neslon a trafalgar
what did Russia do that was suprising?
joined france in treaty of Tilsit in 1807
1808 Nap was master of Europe. what 3 things made him so?
spain was under his control
germanies and italy under his control
Austria, Prussia, Russia were allied with him
England remained free
Failure of continental system
Nap attempted to break England's economy by stopping its trade with Europe (Continental System)
england made it bigger
caused economy troubles in france
nationalism (naps downfall)
people thought of liberty, equality, and fraternity
spain, portugal, prussia, austria revolted against french revolution
nap got old (his downfall)
tried to do to much
got in a fight with russia and they scortched the earth
city of moscow was burned
winter was harsh
where was nap defeated by Prussia, Russia, and Austria?
defeated a second time in?
St. Helena in South Atlantic
REVOLUTION IN LATIN AMERICA
REVOLUTION IN LATIN AMERICA
latin america against?
Spain and Portuguese
what led to violent outbreak?
prosperity lead to people wanting to be independent
Intendant system was weak and corrupt
american rev. as an example
french rev. of liberty, equality, and fraternity
encouraged by revolutionarys
ferdinard was displaced by Nap and latin americans acted loyal to Ferdinard, but in reality striving for independance
latin america declared war when?
after napoleonic phase
chief organizators where the following
: on next flash cards
revolutionary leader in north, located in venezuela
francisco de miranda
intellectual who was exiled to europe where he pleased for british aid in latin american cause
mexican priest who was a radical revolutionary
jose de san martin
liberator of much of south america in the south
what happened from 1810-1820 to revolutionary leaders
exiled or discredited
resumed spanish throne, but everyone ignored him
1825 bolivar completed what?
the drive for independance
1821 mex was independent
who helped mex get its ind.
what did romanticism react against?
what was romanticism characterized as?
appear to emotion rather than reason
limitation of classical styles
popular in lower class