The Estates General came from the Assembles of Notables by king. On February 22nd 1787 this happened. Some of the people had to obtain money.
They didn't want to be separated until the king say other wise. On May 1789 they were having issues. People heard bad news from King Luis XVI
A state prison known as Bastille was attacked by a mob the event became one of the defining moments of the revolution
Its purpose was to purge France of enemies of the Revolution and protect the county from foreign invaders
Napoleon has conquered a lot of land so he went to Russia but it was winter and they were unprepraed
The first goal was establish a new balance of power which would prevent imperialism in Europe