French revolution begins The main reason the Revolution started was because there were low taxes an food supplies an the kings wife was a huge spender.
Revolution brings reform an terror Angry french citizens imprisoned the king an queen cause they thought they helping the enemy. The other powers took the power of catholic church an took over church lands, hoping to sell them an raise money.
Napoleon forges an empire He made tax collection more fair an orderly. As a result, the government could count on a steady supply of money. He gave churches back some of its power, He also captured country after country getting an gaining more people again an again even states.