4 Napoleon Bonaparte Overthrew The Directory Named himself First Consul 1802 named Consul for Life
5 Napoleon’s ReformsRegulate Economy – control pricesEncouraged New IndustryBuilt roads &canals
6 Napoleon Reforms Made public schools under gov’t control Napoleonic Code – new laws basedon Enlightenmentideas
7 Napoleon Reforms6. Tax collection was made more fair and orderly so France could rely on a steady supply of money.7. Dishonest government workers were removed.
8 Louisiana Purchase HERO ZERO1803 when an army he sent to re-conquer Haiti was destroyed he realizes French possessions on the mainland of North America would now be indefensible, and facing imminent war with Britain, he sold them to the United States —the Louisiana Purchase—for less than three cents per acre.HERO1803 to get money for all France debts is considered a hero when he sells off the swampy, unexplored land of the Louisiana Purchase to America.
26 Napoleon’s DownfallNapoleon is exiled to St. Helena – Island in South AtlanticStays thereuntil his deathin 1821
27 Aftermath of Napoleon France kept Napoleonic Code & Reforms People under Napoleon gained rights, education, and suffrage.Holy Roman Empire disbanded and Europe is built to what it is today.United States doubles in size because of Napoleon and Louisiana Purchase.
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