Estates called upon by louis the 16th in order to advise him in the economic troubles occurring in France.
After creation of National Assembly by the representatives of the third estate they formed an oath to not split until they establish a written constitution in France
After the firing of the financial minister Necker and people worried about a military coup, citizens were upset and got weapons and stormed the bastille for gunpowder
The reign of terror was a horrible time where many people were executed by the guillotine. It came to an end with the death of Robespierre.
Napoleons rise started with his coup de’tat where he than became first consul and instituted many reforms such as the napoleonic code before naming himself emperor
Later on in his reign, Napoleon empire began to collapse with failed military campaigns such as the Russian invasion and the peninsular war. By the end he had abdicated twice
The Congress of Vienna helped to decide territorial issues and set boundaries for each land. They also had agreements between countries to settle tensions.