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  • The Meeting of the Estates General [1789]
  • they called the meeting because the French government was having financial problems.
  • We need to fix our financial problem now!
  • I agree
  • This violent attack on the government by the people of France signaled the start of the French Revolution
  • The Storming of the Bastille [July 14,1789]
  • let's go get some weapons!!
  • During the Reign of Terror,about 40,000 people were executed or murdered. A guillotine was set up in the Place de la R√©volution in Paris.
  • *laughs*
  • The Reign of Terror [September 5, 1793]
  • This is a fun job *laughs*
  • On the 2nd of December 1804 Napoleon crowned himself Emperor Napoleon
  • Napoleon crowns himself Emperor [1804]
  • Guard me!
  • Sir yes sir!
  • Napoleon abdicates the throne and is exiled to Elba [January 8, 1814]
  • Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor of France and one of the greatest military leaders in history, abdicates the throne, and, in the Treaty of Fontainebleau, is banished to the Mediterranean island of Elba.
  • Why make me suffer *crys*
  • Having dominated Europe and been beaten back, Napoleon was finally defeated at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815. He was imprisoned and then exiled to Saint Helena, a remote island in the South Atlantic Ocean
  • Napoleon is finally defeated and is exiled to St. Helena where he dies [June 18, 1815]
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