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Richard Hakluyt, The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques, and Discoveries of the English Nation 272 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 186 0 Browse Search
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard) 40 0 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 36 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the Colonization of the United States, Vol. 1, 17th edition. 32 0 Browse Search
Raphael Semmes, Memoirs of Service Afloat During the War Between the States 28 0 Browse Search
Baron de Jomini, Summary of the Art of War, or a New Analytical Compend of the Principle Combinations of Strategy, of Grand Tactics and of Military Policy. (ed. Major O. F. Winship , Assistant Adjutant General , U. S. A., Lieut. E. E. McLean , 1st Infantry, U. S. A.) 24 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 10 18 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 3, 15th edition. 16 0 Browse Search
H. Wager Halleck , A. M. , Lieut. of Engineers, U. S. Army ., Elements of Military Art and Science; or, Course of Instruction in Strategy, Fortification, Tactis of Battles &c., Embracing the Duties of Staff, Infantry, Cavalry, Artillery and Engineers. Adapted to the Use of Volunteers and Militia. 14 0 Browse Search
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Ferdinand a French princess for a wife. These events hastened his designs against Spain. He had concluded with the Spanish Court a treaty for the partition of Portugal, in which it was stipulated that 27,000 French troops should enter Spain for that purpose, and be joined in that country by 8,000 Spanish infantry and 3,000 cavalry. Sixteen thousand other Spanish troops were to occupy-Portugal, and 40,000 more French troops were to be assembled at Bayonne, to march also to Portugal, in case those already there were attacked by the English. By these means Napoleon introduced a large army into the very heart of Spain. He then pretended that it was neces off all the regalia and crown jewels. Nor did he stop until he reached Burgos. Bessieres, in alarm for the state of affairs, gave up the design of marching on Portugal, and left Junnot to be over whelmed and captured by the British forces under Sir Arthur Wellesley. Thus in the space of two months Spain found herself nearly fr