In 1778, France was at a dilemma; it could join the War of Bavarian Succession and fulfill treaty obligations to Austria or stay neutral and not merge two wars which would create a World War. In OTL,France chose the second keeping the peace but leading tot the French Revolution. But what if they hadn't? What if World War 1 came early. The result is partitions. Welcome to The Partitions.
- France chooses to join the war on Austria's side in 1778.
- In 1779, Spain and France ally into the "Bourbon Alliance" and America joins this.
- Prussia promises the Bourbon Alliance lands if it betrays Austria. It agrees in 1781.
- In 1800, the Treaties of Cardiff and Antwerp.