Napoleon, France and Europe. 1799-Coup of Brumaire-Napoleon named as First Consul1800-Bank of France is set up1801-Concordat with the Pope1804-Code Napoleon-Napoleon is crowned Emperor. 1806-Continental Blockade (until 1813)1813-Battle of Leipzig1814-Fall of Paris: Napoleon abdicates1
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
1. The French Revolution 1789
-14 July: The fall of the Bastille
-20 July – 6 August: The Great Fear
-August: The August decrees
-26 August: The Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen
-October: October Days: the King is forced back to Paris
-The Constituent Assembly 1791
-20/21 June: The flight to Varennes
-20 April: War is declared on Austria
-1 August: The Brunswick Manifesto
-10 August: the violent journee to the Tuileries. The King taken into custody
2. Napoleon, France and Europe 1799
-Coup of Brumaire
-Napoleon named as First Consul
-Bank of France is set up
-Concordat with the Pope
-Napoleon is crowned Emperor 1806
-Continental Blockade (until 1813)
-Battle of Leipzig
-Fall of Paris: Napoleon abdicates
-The Hundred Days
-Napoleon in exile
-Death of Napoleon
3. International relations from the Congress of Vienna to 1848 1815
-20 November: Second Treaty of Paris
-Quadruple Alliance is signed by Austria, Prussia, Britain and Russia
-April: Greek War of Independence begins (lasts until 1829) 1828
-Russia intervenes on behalf of the Greeks, beginning a Russo-Turkish war
-Greece is declared independent under protection of Britain, Russia and France
4. France 1814-1848 1848
-Revolution in Paris; Louis-Philippe abdicates.
5. The German Confederation and the Austrian Empire, 1815-1848 1834
-Establishment of the Zollverein (excluding Austria)
-Revolution in France sparks revolutions in the German Confederation and Austrian Empire.
6. Italy, 1815-1848 1814-15
-The Vienna Settlement; separate states; controlled by their former ruling houses, is re-established in Italy
-Revolutions are crushed by Austrian troops
-Mazzini founds ‘Young Italy’ (a nationalist society) in Marseilles 1847
-Cavour and Balbo found II Risorgimento (‘The Resurrection’), a nationalist newspaper
-Revolutions occur in many Italian States.
7. Russia, 1801-1871 1848-49
-Revolution in Europe. Russia intervenes to defeat revolt in Hungary
-Nicholas’s rule becomes more repressive
-Second Polish Revolt
-Assassination of Alexander II.
8. The Revolutions of 1848 and 1849 1848
-March: Introduction of universal manhood suffrage and the ‘right to work’ in France. Resignation of Metternich. Violence in Berlin. War between Piedmont and Austria
-July: Radetzky defeats Piedmonts at Custoza. Meeting of Constituent Assembly in Vienna. 1849
-February: Establishment of the Roman Republic by Mazzini and Garibaldi
-July: Suppression of the Roman Republic by French troops
-August: Hungarian rebels surrender to Austrian and Russian troops.
9. France: Second Republic and Second Empire, 1848-1870 1858
-July: Franco-Piedmontese agreement at Plombieres
-May: French troops enter northern Italy. Battle of Magenta.
-July: Agreement with Austria at Villafranca. 1870
-July: Outbreak of Franco-Prussian War
-September: Battle of Sedan. Collapse of Second Empire and proclamation of Third Republic.
10. The unification of Italy 1850
-Cavour appointed Piedmontese Minister for Trade, Agriculture and the Navy
-Cavour appointed Prime Minister of Piedmont-Sardania
-Piedmont joins Britain and France in Crimean War 1858
-January: Orsini’s attempted assassination of Napoleon III
-July: Pact of Plombieres between Cavour and Napoleon III
-April: Austrian declaration of war on Piedmont-Sardinia
-June: Battle of Magenta; Battle of Solferino
-July: Armistice signed at Villafranca
11. The unification of Italy [continued] 1860
-March: Plebiscites in Central Duchies in favour of unity with Piedmont
-May: Garibaldi’s expedition to Sicily. Battle of Calatafimi
-September: Garibaldi’s forces enter Naples
-October: Meeting between Garibaldi and Victor Emmanuel at Teano 1861
-March: Victor Emmanuel II proclaimed King of Italy
-June: Death of Cavour
-September: Occupation of Rome by the Italian army. Rome incorporated in the Kingdom of Italy.
12. The unification of Germany, 1850-1871 1862
-Bismarck is appointed Minister President of Prussia
-Polish Revolt. Prussia offers Alvensleben Convention to Russia.
-Prussia and Austria go to war with Denmark over Schleswig-Holstein
-June: Outbreak of war between Prussia and Austria
-July: Prussian victory at Sadowa
-August: Peace of Prague
-Formation of North German Confederation
-July: Crisis over Hohenzollern candidate to the Spanish throne. Outbreak of Franco-Prussian War
-September: Defeat of French forces at Sedan
-Proclamation of the German Empire (Reich).