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Gillray, James. Caricature Gillray Plumpudding. Digital image. Wikimedia. N.p., n.d. Web. 7 Mar. 2016.

What message is this political cartoon from 1805 conveying in regards to Napoleon and William Pitt (the Younger), Prime Minister of Great Britain?

A

Pitt and Napoleon were conspiring to dominate world politics.

B

Governments around the world viewed the Great Britain more favorably than they did France under Napoleon.

C

Napoleon was being permitted to take over continental Europe as long as he didn’t interfere with British advances elsewhere due to a nonaggression pact.

D

Napoleon, despite his land army successes in continental Europe, could not accomplish much at sea which is where the British Navy was most successful.

E

The British government was unconcerned with Napoleon’s advances in Europe and interacted with Napoleon’s forces very little.