Objectives. Explain the rise of Napoleon after Robespierre. Evaluate the importance of Napoleon’s reforms. Napoleon Forges an Empire. Chapter 23 Section 3. Napoleon’s Rise to Power. Very short, but casts a long shadow Became a great military genius In four years, from 1795-1799
Chapter 23 Section 3
Balanced the budget
Better tax collection system
restored bread prices
Dismissed corrupt officials
Replaced with trained officials
Based on merit
Recognized and supported the church
Church out of Government affairsNapoleon Restores Order
Wherever it was implemented [in the conquered territories], the Code Napoleon swept away feudal property relations.
$15,000,000/828,800 square miles/ all or part of 14 U.S. states & 2 Canadian provinces.
Chapter 23 Section 4
Spain & Portugal
Moscow On Fire!
Battle of Leipzig
Exiled on Elba
He escapedNapoleon’s Defeat
Napoleon en-route to Final Exile -St. Helena
Congress of Vienna