21.4-21.5 Flashcards Preview

History > 21.4-21.5 > Flashcards

Flashcards in 21.4-21.5 Deck (13):
0

Effort to cut off food, supplies, or communications to a particular area

Blockade

1

A naval blockade from France to prevent communication and trade from Great Britain

Continental system

2

A small group of spanish peasant fighters

Guerrillas

3

War between Spain and France in the early 1800s for control of the Iberian peninsula

Peninsular war

4

Burning all of the crops so the enemy has nothing to live off of

Scorched earth policy

5

Last stitched attempt for Napoleon to regain power

Hundred days

6

Napoleons final loss

Waterloo

7

Series of meetings that decided on resolving the problems from the French Revolution

Congress of Vienna

8

Foreign minister of Austria most influential of the congress of Vienna

Klemens Von Metternich

9

To keep all countries from getting to powerful for each other

Balance of power

10

To have all of the old leaders before Napoleon to come back to power

Legitimacy

11

The agreement between Russia, Austria, and Prussia to base their governments off of Christian principles

Holy Alliance

12

Series of alliances that prevent all of the countries form attacking each other.

Concert of Europe