Quadruple Alliance (1815)

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Quadruple Alliance (1815)
Signed 20 November 1815
Location Paris
Parties  United Kingdom
 Austria
 Prussia
 Russia

The Quadruple Alliance was a treaty signed in Paris on 20 November 1815 by the great powers of United Kingdom, Austria, Prussia, and Russia. It renewed the use of the Congress System which advanced European international relations at the time. The alliance first formed in 1813 to counter France.[1] The powers promised aid to each other, the alliance functioning until 1818.[2][3][4]

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  1. ^ Merriam-Webster, Inc (2000). Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Encyclopedia. Merriam-Webster. pp. 1332–. ISBN 978-0-87779-017-4. 
  2. ^ Haro Frederik van Panhuys (20 October 1978). International Law in the Netherlands. BRILL. pp. 52–. ISBN 90-286-0108-2. 
  3. ^ John E. Findling (1989). Dictionary of American Diplomatic History. Greenwood Press. p. 429. ISBN 978-0-313-26024-7. 
  4. ^ Thomas Dwight Veve (1992). The Duke of Wellington and the British Army of Occupation in France, 1815-1818. Greenwood Publishing Group. pp. 168–. ISBN 978-0-313-27941-6.