Revolution, Liberalism, and Nationalism
In Europe, 1789-1914
Napoleon Bonaparte and Napoleonic France, 1799-1815
I. Napoleon Bonaparte, 1769-1796.
II. Bonaparte's Early Successes, 1796-1799.
A. The Italian Campaign, 1796-1797.
B. The Egyptian Campaign, 1798-1799.
C. The Coup d'etat of 18 Brumaire (9 November 1799).
III. The Consulate and Domestic Reforms, 1799-1804.
A. The Constitution of the Year VIII (1799).
B. Administrative Reforms.
C. Judicial Reforms.
D. Financial Reforms.
E. Religious Reforms.
F. Legal Reforms: The Code napoleon.
G. Education and Intellectual Life.
IV. Conquests of the Consulate and the Early Empire, 1803-1807.
A. The Peace of Amiens and the Reorganization of Germany.
B. The War of the Third Coalition, 1803-1805.
1. The Battle of Austerlitz, 2 December 1805.
C. The Defeat of Prussia and Russia; The Treaties of Tilsit (1807).
V. The Grand Empire, 1807-1812.
A. Europe under Napoleonic Rule.
B. The Continental System, 1806-1810.
C. The Peninsular War, 1808-1813.
D. The Austrian Campaign, 1809.
E. The Russian Campaign, 1812.
VI. Sunset of the Empire, 1813-1815.
A. The Wars of Liberation, 1813-1814.
B. The First Bourbon Restoration, 1814-1815.
C. The Hundred Days and Waterloo, 1815.
VII. Conclusion: The Legacy of Napoleon.
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