Napoleon Bonaparte first gained attention of the French government by brutally shutting down a royalist revolt.
We need to get back to France. They will not have heard that I have been defeatedl
Bonaparte was defeated by the British in 1799. He didn't waste time hurrying back to Paris in fear of being thrown out. he overthrew the Directory, declaring himself Emperor
I have created a new set a laws, the Code Napoleon. They will take away privilege of the wealthy, and I will dominate with this code!
Napoleon Bonaparte sought out battle glory, and with hs power, he started wars, captured the Spanish government, and he kept fighting until 1814, when he finally had defeat.
Napoleon's brilliant plan failed, and Britains products were well received in most countries because of shortages.
I'm starting a foreign policy- The Continental System. We can't seem to conquer Britain, and this system will hurt their economy. All we're going to do is place a ban on British goods.
In June of 1812, Napoleon invaded Russia. But the Russian Army, who rarely fought the French, brought the French Army to the heartland of Russia. The French were well skilled in battling in Centralized Europe, foraging for food and supplies, but in Russia, there was only a small population. The Russians burned any livestock, food, and supplies they thought the French would use, leaving the French to starve. Eventually, the Russians burned down the French capital. this was the beginning of the end of Napoleon.