Quadruple Alliance (1815)

The Quadruple Alliance was a treaty signed in Paris on November 20th, 1815, by the great powers of the 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, which lasted until 1818.[2][3][4]

Quadruple Alliance (1815)
Signed20 November 1815
Parties United Kingdom

See also


  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.

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