- Jul 29, 2009
20 years after bloody defeat at Waterloo and the Bourbon Restoration, France is still a deeply divided country. Nearly 25 years of constant warfare and revolution had bled the French nation dry, and the Congress of Vienna had left France stripped from large tracks of land gained during the Imperial period. But there are signs of change: the French are once more standing up, head raised. The next 100 years will define the future and the fate of France. Will the French once more obtain hegemony over Europe? Only the Almighty Lord knows for sure...