Have bad image because can't run France very well. In the opposite, Napoleon becomes more and more popular.
Napoleon save the revolution and smash the uprising
Directors send the 'council of 500' to the West of Paris, because Napoleon warned them of an attempt to overthrow them.
Napoleon, ejected of the assembly, tells the Guard there is trouble in the interior. Guards dissolve the 'council of 500'.
Napoleon + 2 directors --> The 3 consuls of France (Napoleon is the First Consul)
Despite problems in the army when N arrives in Nice, he gives confidence to the soldiers and win Battle after Battle. Peace in October 1797, Napoleon come in Triumph in Paris
Britain (Nelson) destroy French Navy
--> Napoleon stucked with 20 000 men in Egypt
--> Napoleon leave its army to come back to France