Explain, in 1,050 to 1,400 words, how the following ideas and ideals influenced the events and motivated the participants in the French Revolution:
2. Napoleonic Timeline
For each date and location, identify the significant event that occurred and write a single-sentence description of the event.
August 15, 1769
Napoleon Bonaparte was born.
July 4, 1776
The Declaration of Independence was approved by the Second Continental Congress meeting in the Pennsylvania State House. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
July 14, 1789
The citizens of Paris ignited the French Revolution by storming the Bastille prison and released seven prisoners. Paris
September 21, 1792
The monarchy was abolished
King Louis XVI was executed.
August 22, 1795
The Constitution of the year III was adopted.
November 15–17, 1796
The battle of Arcola which was the decisive battle during Napoleon’s defeat. Arcole, Italy
Napoleon persuaded the ruling to invade Egypt.
Malta, Egypt, and Syria
Napoleon and Abbe Sieyes pulled off a coup in France.
February 9, 1801
The treaty peace between the French Republic and the Emperor and the Germanic Body. Lunéville, France
Napoleon made peace with the pope and reconciled h
The differences between the state and the Catholic Church.
Rome and Paris
The treaty of Amiens was signed.
December 2, 1804
Napoleon crowned himself Emperor
The battle of Trafalgar was a naval engagement fought by the Royal Navy. Atlantic Ocean, near Cádiz, Spain, and the Straits of Gibraltar
The treaty of Pressburg agreement was signed.
The French Invasion of Russia began.
October 16–19, 1813
The battle of Leipzig was fought by the coalition armies.
April 11, 1814
The treaty of Fontainebleau was signed.
March 20, 1815
The treaty of Paris was signed.
Napoleon suffered defeat at the hands of Duke of Wellington and bringing an end to the Napoleonic era of European history. Waterloo, Belgium
May 5, 1821
Napoleon dies as a British prisoner.
Saint Helena, South Atlantic
Kishlansky, M., Geary, P., & O’Brien, P. (2010). Civilization in the West (2nd ed.). Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Pearson Education, Inc.