With the lead of Lord Horatio Nelson from Britain and the help of Russia, Austria, and the Ottoman Empire, the French fleet was defeated at Akubir.
September 4, 1797
The Directory used the help of Napoleon to put their own supporters into the legislative seats and kicked out their opponents.
Treaty of Campo Formio
This treaty was written after the French invasion into Italy to deprive Austria of their territory in Northern Italy, Lombardy. The treaty took Austria out of the war and crowned the invasion a victory for Napoleon.
Capturing of Egypt
Napoleon captures Egypt in order to disrupt the English trade route from India through Egypt to Great Britain.
When Napoleon invaded Russia he took 600,00 men with him. The Russians won the battle by using the "Scorched Earth" method and leaving the Grand Army with no food. Napoleon left Russia with 100,000 men.