• Save
Napoleon
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Napoleon

on

  • 506 views

 

Statistics

Views

Total Views
506
Views on SlideShare
267
Embed Views
239

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0

7 Embeds 239

http://socialsciences-alltheway.blogspot.com.es 228
http://socialsciences-alltheway.blogspot.de 3
http://www.socialsciences-alltheway.blogspot.com.es 3
http://socialsciences-alltheway.blogspot.com 2
http://socialsciences-alltheway.blogspot.co.uk 1
http://socialsciences-alltheway.blogspot.ru 1
http://socialsciences-alltheway.blogspot.com.au 1
More...

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Napoleon Napoleon Presentation Transcript

  • NAPOLEON Hero or villain?
  • 1799: end of the Revolution • Napoleon Bonaparte, one of France’s most successful military leaders seized power (coup d’ état). • He used his army to create a new, strong government. Many people supported him, thinking that the country needed a strong leader to find a solution to the crisis
  • British cartoon showing the arrival of Napoleon
  • Frogs suggest how French democracy got caught up in endless debates, the Government being compared to swamps in which ideas are left to rot Crocodiles symbolize Egypt, the country Napoleon was returning from. He threatens to gobble up the French politicians Crown showing Napoleon’s aspirations to be Emperor
  • EMPEROR
  • 1804 The Coronation of Napoleon
  • What did Napoleon achieve?
  • Napoleon crosses the Alps to fight the Austrians Which picture shows reality? PROPAGANDA
  • 1800 Battle of Marengo VICTORY
  • Napoleon´s empire
  • Napoleon´s dream “ I want to finish a job that has just begun. We need a European court of appeals, one currency, one system of weights & measures and a code of law. It must make the peoples of Europe into one nation” Did his dream come true?
  • Battle of Trafalgar 1805 DEFEAT
  • Peninsular War 1808 - 1814 DEFEAT
  • 1812 Russia DEFEAT
  • 1815 Waterloo DEFEAT
  • 1812 Overture
  • Exile in St Helena Napoleon died here aged 51 Hero or villain?