Access whether the benefits of Napoleons rule in France and Europe outweigh the costs between 1799 and 1815?

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During Napoleon’s rule between 1799 and 1815 the benefits outweighed the costs. When Napoleon was first promoted to be France’s ruler he ended the civil unrest caused by the Revolution, providing a stable government. Napoleon was just what the French people wanted, a strong and secure leader. Conversely he destroyed many of the Revolution’s ideas and work. Many of Napoleon’s victories were to increase his status and often seemed to have no intent to help his people. From 1799 to 1815 Napoleon had led the French people to many great war victories. He defended France from the Austrian armies and led them to victories in Italy. By October 1797 all of Northern Italy was under French control. Later Napoleon had defeated the Egyptians in the Battle of the Pyramids in July 1798 then defeated the Austrians in the Battle of Marengo, the latter defending France from the Second Coalition. Later that year, Napoleon’s army defeated the Austrians at the Battle of Hohenlinden in Germany; this brought the Second Coalition to an end, resulting in a peace treaty signed in Lunéville in 1801. This left France in control of Belgium, of German lands in on the river Khine and northern Italy. However, during Napoleon’s campaign he lost many thousand troops and had to increase taxes to pay for the war. The soldiers, also, took their food they needed from villages and farms they passed, killing animals digging up crops and sleeping in their houses. Later he prohibited all states under his control in the Continental System to trade with Britain. As Portugal did not want to join he invaded them in 1807. The British helped the Portugal and the war costed Napoleon millions of dollars. Russia became fed up with Napoleon and left Napoleon’s trading System so their merchants could trade freely with the British. So Napoleon invaded Russia to try and force them back to his System. Napoleon
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