Napoleonic Wars :black_flag:
He was pushed back from Germany in 1813 and it was 1814 when the allies invaded France.
1812-1814 France intent to invide Rusia and as a result france empire of napoleon was defeated by in Borondino}s battle in september the 7th of 1812
Main participants were: Prussia, Russia, Portugal, Spain, UK, Sweden,Austria and of course, The French Empire.
Napoleon's Empire had some setbacks with Russia in 1812, this being the failed invation against Russia itself. This event led to many nations joining forces with Russia, creating the 6th Coalition which would finally defeat the French Empire.
After his defeat he was driven to exile in Elba and the allies took Paris where he was forced to adbicate.
- Quatre Bras, Ligny, Wavre and Waterloo.
• The Battle of Quatre Bras, with the Battle of Ligny, both fought on 16th June 1815, were the two preliminary battles to the Battle of Waterloo.
• The Battle of Waterloo on 18th June 1815; the battle that ended the dominance of the French Emperor Napoleon over Europe; the end of an epoch.
Battle of Waterloo
• 18th June 1815
• British, Germans, Belgians, Dutch and Prussians against the French Grande Army
• Place: South of Brussels in modern Belgium
The Battle of Quatre Bras & Battle of Ligny
• 16th June 1815
• The allied British-German-Dutch-Belgian army against the French.
• Place: South of Brussels in modern Belgium at the cross-roads on the Brussels-Namur road.
March 1815 through June 1815
- Great Britain, Russia, Spain, Portugal, Prussia, Austria, Sweden, and the German States.
Napoléon return to France from exile and announced himself Emperor, spanned across Europe and involved thousands of soldiers. Napoléon's shattering victories at the battles of Waterloo, Diepholz, and Fürth solidified him as the greatest living general and the French Empire as the most powerful state in Europe.
Austria basically had only Britain as an ally because they had conflicts between Sweden and Russia
The Austrian Finance. Minister informed that if their army stays movilized they would run out of money
The Austrian army had lost a lot of their officers and Staff in the previous war so they made reforms . The effects of the reform were a large army made up from non married men from 19-25 years with no expirence .This was copied to the frenchs.
In comparison France had a better prepared army
Treaty of Schönbrunn:
Napoleon married Maria Louise of Austria
For this reason France and Austria became allies also the Austrians gave Napoleon 34000 men for his army
10 April- 14 October 1809
Austrian Empire, United Kingdom and Spain Rebelion vs France , The confederation of the Rhine, Italy ,Holland, and Russia in a little proportion
The battles and course of the war:
Austrian forces invaded Bavaria, Napoleon had 36000 troops compared to the 75000 of the Austrian also Napoleon had a reinforcement formed from Bavarian troops.-Napoleon won in the battle of Battle of Eckmühl
Later on he won the battle of Ebersberg and then he took Vienna
In the battle of Aspern - Eslling , Napoleon suffered from his first major defeat
Napoleon tried another time to cross the river
he Cross, defeated the Austrians and then he captured Charles the general of the army to sign an armistice.
• Countries involved: Prussia, Russia, Great Britain, Sweden, Sicily, Saxony vs. French Empire, Spanish Empire, Netherlands, Switzerland, Naples, Italy.
Battle of Schleiz - Napoleon Wins
Battle of Hale- Napoleon Wins
At the end Napoleon entered berlin on 27 October 1806 then Prussia moves its capital to Königsberg where the Russian army stayed , The Russian army retreat to Eylu and then to Friedland where Napoleon defeated them.
The French empire invaded Sweden a first time but both sides decided to made a ceasefire.Then Napoleon made a second invasion because they didn't wanted to join the continental system, Napoleon defeated them at Rügen.
• Alliance between Russia and France through the Treaty of Tilsit.
• Prussia loses half of its territory
France and Russia form an alliance
The formation of the Continental system
The duchy Warsaw was born
The peninsular war
The Continental system
Was an economical war against the British were all the allies of France cut connection with the bristish.
Because the British sold a lot of merchants the governments were angry this lead to the weakening of Napoleon relationships with those country's.
It ends when Napoleon abdicates for the first time
The guerilla warfare remains in Spain after this Coalition
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Napoleon changed France
Bringing equality to it
Giving jobs to everyone without thinking in the social estatus
The Napolionic code (The first civil code in the world): "Personal Status, Property, and Acquisition of Property. These were the main ideals of the French Revolution."
He gave religious freedom
He gave the food in a way that all could afford it including the poor
He solidified the economy of France with a serie of reforms and warfares , the economy was devastated for the revolution.
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