In 1805, Napoleon tried to invade Great Britain and lost at the Battle of Trafalgar. Napoleon then tried to get back at them by stopping all trade with France and Great Britain. Napoleon then attempted to invade Russia and failed losing 580,000 men. in 1813, the Quadruple Alliance of Austria, Great Britain, Prussia, and Russia was formed and it defeated Napoleon at the Battle of the Nations. In 1814, Napoleon was abdicated and was exiled to Elba in the Mediterranean. Napoleon then escaped from Elba and marched triumphantly to Paris. In June of 1815, Napoleon fought in the Battle of Waterloo and was defeated. After being defeated, He was exiled to St. Helena in the South Atlantic. He died in 1821 on St. Helena.
After the death of Napoleon, Austria, France, Great Britain, Prussia, and Russia sought to stabilize Europe. The group was called the Congress of Vienna and they had two main goals, they wanted to end the Reign of Terror and bring back the tolerance of the Catholic Church. The Congress was able to redraw the European map, bring back the Monarchy, create the Concert of Europe, and bring the idea of the Balance of Power. The Congress of Vienna was also able to keep Europe from having any large-scale wars for 100 years.