May 19, 2022

Industrial Revolution • Russian Empire • Napoleonic Wars

Geopolitical situation

Emperor Alexander I reigned in Russia (until 1825). The Russian Empire owns most of Ukraine, much of Poland, Georgia, and Finland. Ukraine is divided between two states. The Kingdom of Galicia and Vladimir belongs to Austria. Right Bank, Left Bank and Crimea - the Russian Empire. The Transdanubian Sich exists under the protectorate of the Ottoman Empire. The Ottoman Empire was ruled by Sultan Selim II (until 1837). The Ottomans ruled the Middle East and Egypt, the Mediterranean coast of North Africa, part of the Caucasus, and large areas of Europe: Greece, Bulgaria, and Serbia. The vassals of the Ottomans are Wallachia and Moldova. The Austrian Empire was headed by Franz II (until 1835). It covers, in addition to the actual Austrian lands, Hungary, Croatia, Transylvania, and Bohemia. Part of the former imperial lands merged into the Rhine Alliance. King of Prussia - Frederick William III (until 1840). The Kingdom of Bavaria was headed by Maximilian I (until 1825). The first French empire was headed by Napoleon I (until 1814). France has colonies in the Caribbean, South America and India. It annexed the Illyrian provinces, the Netherlands, the Kingdom of Italy, and the French also captured the mainland of the Kingdom of Naples. Spain is ruled by Joseph Bonaparte (until 1814). The Kingdom of Spain includes New Spain, New Granada, the Viceroyalty of Peru, the Inland Provinces and the Viceroyalty of Rio de la Plata in America, Philippines. The national liberation struggle continues throughout Latin America. Maria I reigned in Portugal (until 1816), but the Portuguese capital moved to Rio de Janeiro due to the French threat. Portugal has possessions in Brazil, Africa, India, the Indian Ocean and Indonesia. George III (until 1820) sits on the throne of Great Britain. The Age of Regency began. Britain has colonies in North America, the Caribbean and India. The United States occupies the territory of part of the former British colonies and Louisiana bought in France. James Madison is the President of the United States. The territory in the north of the North American continent belongs to Great Britain, it is divided into Lower Cannes.