Nepolean (Rise to Power (he rose through ranks to gain power through his…
Rise to Power
he rose through ranks to gain power through his early years.
he named himself the emperor of france.
invaded other countries bordering france.
became commander of army.
staged a coup de tat
died at St. Helen
was first exiled to Elba and returned to France to take over.
was first exiled in 1814
was defeat by the duke of welington
Failed to blockade britain
invaded parts of spain and portugal during the time
also invaded other countries
expanded french empire
named himself emperor at the time
started after Robespierre was executed.
Changes to France
due to nationalism revolutions occured throughout europe
france changed to democracy
leads to nationalism
spread enlightenment ideas throughout europe.
napoleon was seen as the bad guy.