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From the French Revolution to the Latin American Revolutions. 1791-1822. 1815 Battle of Waterloo. Napoleon Forces Defeated ended French Revolution Napoleon Exiled to Island of St. Helena Monarchy restored in France/ King Louis XVIII. Congress of Vienna.

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1815 battle of waterloo
1815 Battle of Waterloo
  • Napoleon Forces Defeated ended French Revolution
  • Napoleon Exiled to Island of St. Helena
  • Monarchy restored in France/ King Louis XVIII
congress of vienna
Congress of Vienna
  • European Powers meet to restore peace to Europe after war
  • Conservatives triumph/ Monarchies restored
  • Concert of Europe – Coalition of European powers to keep peace and solve conflicts
  • Unable to stop spread of Liberalism and Nationalism
enlightenment ideas spread to latin america
Enlightenment Ideas spread to Latin America
  • 300 years of rigid social structure in Latin America caused discontent and resentment
  • Mural shows life in Aztec times
  • Idealized Market at Tlatelolco under Aztec rule
  • Spanish conqueror Hernán Cortés arrived in Tenochtitlan, Mexico

in 1519

  • Symbolizing the mythical first coupling of Spanish man and Indian woman
  • HernánCortéz and Malinche/Dona Marina
  • Creating the Mestizo
  • 300 years of mistreatment by the

Colonizing Spanish

enlightenment inspires latin americans
Enlightenment Inspires Latin Americans
  • Nationalism leads to resentment of French Ruler in Spain
  • Simón Bolivar inspired by French Revolutionaries
slave win freedom in haiti
Slave Win Freedom in Haiti
  • Island slaves revoled in 1791
  • Toussaint L’Ouverture

Educated slave/ lead revolt

  • French unable to stop revolt
  • 1820 Haiti became an independent republic
mexico and central america revolt
Mexico and Central America Revolt
  • Slave revolts inspired creoles to revolt
  • Sept. 15, 1810 Father Miguel Hidalgo encouraged Mexicans to fight for Freedom from Spanish rule.
  • “The Grito” / The Cry
e the fight for liberty by jos orozco 1939
E: The Fight for Liberty by José Orozco, 1939
  • Father Hidalgo Leading a revolt 1810
father jos morelos
Father José Morelos
  • Mestizo Priest
  • Continued the call for Revolution
  • Wanted Politcal and social reform
  • 1820 Liberals forced king in Spain to adopt a constitution
  • Creoles, Mestizos, Indians banned together
  • Mexico gained independence 1820.
  • Central America split into separate states
revolution ignites south america
Revolution Ignites South America
  • Creoles admired French and American Revolutions
  • 1810 Simón Bolivar lead uprising in Venezuela
  • Known as “The Liberator”
  • Joined forces with Jose de San Martin
  • By 1822, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia,

And Chile gained independence from Spain

freedom leads to power struggle
Freedom leads to Power Struggle
  • Bolivar wanted to unite lands he liberated into a single nation called Grand Columbia
  • Bitter rivals developed
  • Split into 4 independent states
  • Power struggles and Civil War
  • Common people exchanged one set of masters for another
  • Years of mistreatment by Caudillos
  • Military dictators