Napoleon Bonaparte

Napoleon Bonaparte - 201992 202028 202030 Napo o Bo le n...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 11/22/10 Napoleon Bona parte Discuss the career of Napoleon Bonaparte. What were his achievements and failures? 201992 202028 202030
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11/22/10 Career All about the background of Napoleon until he became an emperor Achievements The Grand Empire Concordat Code of Napoleon
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11/22/10 Early Life Born on August 15, 1769 in Ajaccio, Corsica a few months after France had annexed the island. He had an elder brother, and six younger siblings. First marriage was to Josephine in 1796. Napoleon's second marriage was to Marie-Louise and she give him a son and heir, the future King of Rome on March 20, 1811.
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11/22/10 Josephine Napoleon Marie-Louis
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11/22/10 Napoleon received a royal scholarship to study at a military school in France at the age of 10 Led to his commission in 1785 as a lieutenant in the French army. Became prominent during the French Revolution Also helped to end the ‘Reign Of Terror’ in 1795.
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11/22/10 In Paris, he overthrew the government of the Directory. With the coup d’ etat of 1799, a new government called the consulate was proclaim. Although it was a republic, Napoleon held absolute power as the first consul in 1802, He appointed members of the bureaucracy, controlled the army, conducted foreign affairs, and influenced the legislature.
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11/22/10 The Grand Empire Since the French Revolution, France was at war with a European coalition of Russia, Great Britain, and Austria. Napoleon conquered and made treaties with several countries between the year of 1796-1805 and war with Austria started in 1792 Again in 1800 after the battle of Marengo and in
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11/22/10 Napoleon Drove British forces from port of Toulon in 1793 and prevented the English form controlling the French port of Toulon France also threatened England’s trade by controlling important port of Antwerp, Rotterdam and Amsterdam He also captured northern Italy and forced Austrian Hapsburgs to make peace
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11/22/10 In a series of battles from 1805 to 1807, Napoleon’s
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2010 for the course HIST 201 taught by Professor Johnclerk during the Spring '09 term at Adelphi.

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