In this definitive account of the Peninsular War, Napoleon’s six-year war against Spain, Fraser examines what led to the emperor's devastating defeat by the popular opposition -- the guerrillas -- and their British and Portuguese allies. Sep 27, 2019Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821), also known as Napoleon I, was a French military leader and emperor who conquered much of Europe in the …

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