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How did the Congress of Vienna fail?
Subsequently, one may also ask, in what ways was the Congress of Vienna a failure?
The Congress of Vienna ended the Napoleonic Wars in a way that was generally acceptable to all the major powers in Europe, even the defeated French. The Congress changed the map of Europe in order to ensure a stable balance of power on the Continent.
Secondly, why did the Congress system fail? The Congress System did not endure because of the failure of its leading statesmen to establish any form of institutionalized cooperation. The Congress System came to an end because of increased suspicion and distrust among the great powers.
Also Know, what was the end result of the Congress of Vienna?
Results of the Congress of Vienna French returned territories gained by Napoleon from 1795 - 1810. Russia extended its powers and received souveranity over Poland and Finland. However, due to the increase of power of other European powers (Russia and Prussia) the Austrian monarchy rather lost in significance.
How did the Congress of Vienna achieve its goals?
The objective of the Congress was to provide a long-term peace plan for Europe by settling critical issues arising from the French Revolutionary Wars and the Napoleonic Wars. The goal was not simply to restore old boundaries but to resize the main powers so they could balance each other and remain at peace.