napoleon rose to power fast through military power during the french revolution. then crowned himself emperor in 1799.
In 1789 king Louis xiv called a meeting of the estates general. It was the first meeting of the estates general since 1614. He called them because the french government was having financial problems
members of the french 3rd estate took a tennis court oath. the oath was to ''not separate, and to reassemble wherever circumstances require, until the constitution of the kingdom established.
The Storming of the Bastille occurred in Paris, France, in the afternoon. the medical, fortress, and political prison called the bastille in the centre of paris
Maximilien Robespierre made the ''order of the day'' it was made to kill french enemies and protect the country from foreign invaders.
napoleon surrendered and gave up the french throne. he made 3 mistakes
the conference called after napoleon's fall to create balance through europe.