By René Chartrand

This Osprey identify info the gruelling Bussaco crusade of the Napoleonic Wars (1799-1815), as French makes an attempt to subdue Portugal reached their climax. by means of 1810, Napoleon reigned superb over such a lot of continental Europe. however the Iberian Peninsula remained unsubdued, quite Portugal, which endured to withstand. Napoleon ordered Marshal Masséna to weigh down this resistance with the military of Portugal. significantly reinforced, Masséna's military may force the Portuguese and British into the ocean. dealing with the French have been 60,000 British and Portuguese troops. No-one knew how the Portuguese could practice in conflict, yet on 27 September 1810, they acquired their baptism of fireplace.

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