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Fall of Napoleon

Fall of Napoleon - FALL OF NAPOLEON 18091815 At the height...

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FALL OF NAPOLEON, 1809-1815 At the height of his power, 1809-1812 Invasion of Russia, 1812 War of Liberation, 1813-1814 Congress of Vienna and Return of Napoleon, 1815
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FALL OF NAPOLEON At the height of his power, 1809-1812 At war only with Britain Continental Blockade Biggest loophole was Russia Decided to invade Russia
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Map of Napoleonic Europe
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FALL OF NAPOLEON Invasion of Russia, 1812 Began in June, 1812 Russian retreat Battle of Borodino, September 7, 1812 Entry into Moscow, September 14 Tsar Alexander I (1801- 1825) Fire broke out, September 15 Napoleon ordered evacuation of Moscow, October 19
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Map of campaign
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Map of Russian campaign
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FALL OF NAPOLEON Retreat from Moscow, 1812 One of the great horrors in history Even on the way to Moscow, the army left behind “one long trail of human excrement, carcasses of horses, and bodies of dead men”
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Fall of Napoleon Retreat from Moscow Men died of starvation,
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