Description

The Peninsular War begins when Napoleon orders a large French force into Spain under the pretext of sending reinforcements to the French army occupying Portugal, triggering large-scale guerrilla warfare in Iberian Peninsula

Location

Spain

Rate

Very important (8)

Sphere

Wars & Terrorism

Images

Battle of Salamanca, etched by J. Clarke Battle of Albuera, by T. Sutherland Battle of Vimeiro, by J. Cardini

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