What Was Napoleon's Accomplishments

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In November 1799, in an event known as the coup of 18 Brumaire, Napoleon was part of a group that successfully overthrew the French Directory. The Directory was replaced with a Consulate, and Napoleon became one of them, making him France’s leading political figure. In June 1800, at the Battle of Marengo, Napoleon defeated one of France’s enemies, the Austrians, and drove them out of Italy. The victory helped Napoleon’s power as a leader. Additionally, with the Treaty of Amiens in 1802, the British agreed to have peace with the French. Napoleon worked to restore post-revolutionary France. He centralized the government; made reforms in banking and education; supported science and the arts; and improve relations between him and the pope. One of his accomplishments was the Napoleonic Code, which was a guideline for the French legal system and continues to form the foundation of French civil law to this day. in 1806, Napoleon…show more content…
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