Presuming that napoleon doesn't somehow alter his behavior to the extent his fall is prevented, if i have the dates right napoleon's enemies would probably seek to place louis phillipe on the throne, meaning that the july monarchy begins 15 years earlier than in otl. Scene of louis xvi's execution french revolution posters the dominant figure of the french revolution , maximilien robespierre, was a fanatical republican who thought the end justified the means. Versmissen antiques in the netherlands has an incredible collection of antique bedrooms in styles such as louis xv, louis xvi and napoleon iii.
Louis xvi was a bookish, mediocre monarch who was born into wealth and privilege, who drove his kingdom into the ground even further into financial debt, setting off the french revolution napoleon was an ambitious, brilliant general who rose through the ranks to become emperor, giving france an. Louis xviii: louis xviii, king of france by title from 1795 and in fact from 1814 to 1824, except for the interruption of the hundred days, during which napoleon attempted to recapture his empire louis was the fourth son of the dauphin louis, the son of louis xv, and received the title comte de provence after. The question is which leader did a better job for france in this time period, louis xvi or napoleon after analyzing each man's accomplishments, it becomes blatantly obvious that napoleon was the man best for france. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for the king's trial: louis xvi vs the french revolution at amazoncom read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.
Napoleon was an emperor and was a stronger (which does not immediately mean better) ruler then louis xvi overall, although he made poor choices louis was very indecisive anddid not have a. Louis xiv was the sun king he was a remarkable king, but he was only a king napoleon, on the other hand, was a self-made emperor in his short 52 year life he became a transformational figure in world history (like julius caesar, columbus , george washington, lincoln and mao. Louis xvi (23 august 1754 – 21 january 1793) was the king of france and navarre from 1774 until 1791 upon accepting the 1791 constitution, he became king of the french note a title that would be revived in the july monarchy until the 10 august 1792.
Even though napoleon was infamous as an absolute ruler that was notoriously well known, people still did not learn to not become him i believe that even though people was able to predict the catastrophic future caused by their actions, they would never change their actions because they are consumed with greed. Louis xviii was by all accounts, like his elder brother, a man of superior intelligence, but he was a far more astute politician than louis xvi he was patient, ambitious, cunning, and determined to step some day unto the throne of his ancestors. Global ii chapter 23 the french revolution vs napoleon (🇫🇷 vs 🗡) regents study guide by kyle_tracy6 includes 35 questions covering vocabulary, terms and more quizlet flashcards, activities and games help you improve your grades. Place: france`s border people: king louis xvi (family) outcomes & summary: king louis xvi and his family attempt to flee to austria to escape the upheaval in france, but are recognized and intercepted at the border and placed under house arrest for attempting to abandon their country. Louis xvi of france and napoleon napoleon bonaparte was remembered as the general and leader of the french army, the ruler of france as their first consul, and the emperor of france some thought positive of napoleon, others thought negative of him,.
This feature is not available right now please try again later. Napoleon vs napoleon by cynthia rose jun 26, 2015 but it was far raunchier visuals – many produced from london – that helped bring down louis xvi and marie-antoinette caricature went on to play a major role in the french revolution, after which no one was in doubt about its potency. Transcript of louis xiv vs napoleon i a comparison of the rules of louis xiv and napoleon i: did the french revolution really change how france was governed and is this reflected in the changes made at the château de versailles.
Last words of louis xvi of france before he was executed by guillotine, january 21, 1793. Bourbon family took back the throne in france bi louis xvi was beheaded bii his brother took the throne as louis xviii biii louis xvii was louis xvi’s son that died while under house arrest c napoleon had been sent into exile on a tiny island d. Best answer: hmm well napoleon was a usurper, without a drop of regal blood in him, therefore, many viewed as stealing the throne of france (which, of course he did) napoleon's conquests were much more substantial than louis xiv's his conquests were restriced to spanish territory, inside, and outside of the hre.
Napoleon's army's, were much larger, and contained many conscripys, while louis xiv's amry would contain no conscripts, as the idea of the practice was established in the french revolution levee en masse, and louis was certainly dead before the revolution took place. Napoleon bonaparte was a successful military man at a young age and aspired to have political power 11 years after the storming of the bastille the french overwhelmingly approved the new constitution that gave the real ruling power to napoleon he became consul for life in 1802. After the french revolution erupted in 1789, europe was thrown into chaos neighboring countries’ monarchs feared they would share the fate of louis xvi and attacked the new republic, while at home, extremism and mistrust between factions led to bloodshed in the midst of all this conflict, napoleon.