The Success of Louis in Overcoming the Problems He Inherited in the Period 1816-1820

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The Success of Louis in Overcoming the Problems He Inherited in the Period 1816-1820

Louis XVIII faced many difficulties during the period 1816-1820 due to the previous French rule under Napoleon. This is because of the Napoleonic wars of 1792 to 1815 and his reappearance in 1815 which had a dramatic effect on the nation in almost every respect. As a result, Louis XVIII had to contend with political, social, economic and external difficulties where his decisions could have had a detrimental effect on his hold of power. He was triumphant economically and externally by solving problems. However, politically and socially Louis accomplished successes but France was not stable in these areas during this
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In addition, externally Louis XVIII aided his ally in Spain to free the King Ferdinand VII from the control of liberal politicians who had forced him to restore a constitution. The French army were victorious in weeks. Even though the people of France preferred peace to war, France managed to restore a despotic ruler so that they would not be threatened in the future. This means that this was a successful decision for French security and the correct choice for the Country by the bourbon King. He managed to protect the entire French public’s security.

Nevertheless, politically Louis XVIII achieved his greatest decision by convincing the pays legal that he intended to make the Charter of 1814 a working reality. He did this by proving his belief in it as providing the basis of political life in France in the future. However, in contrast to the economy and the war with Spain the countries opinion is differentiated on the subject. The ultras wanted to undermine the Charter. This is an example of the difficulties faced by the king because it was impossible to keep all members of society content in politics. The new chamber in King Louis XVIII reign also tackled the question of the electoral regime, which the Chambre Introuvable had failed to solve. The laws of February 5th 1817, March 25th 1818 confirmed

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