all the leisure and the occasions for taking the initiative with success.
Wellington also played this part in the greater portion of his career in Portugal, in Sp upon its shores, and that they could suit any but an insular army.
In fact, Wellington, coming with this fleet to the succor of Portugal and of Spain, could adopt nus that Napoleon had prepared his battle fields of Rivoli and of Austerlitz — Wellington, that of Waterloo, and the Arch-Duke Charles, that of Wagram.
In the straty upon that city, the one by Quatre-Bras, and the other by Wavre; Blucher and Wellington, taking an interior strategic line, united before them, and the terrible disane of operations ran from Cologne and from Coblentz upon Luxemburg and Namur; Wellington had Antwerp for a base, and for a line of operations, the short route to Brusle month the army of Moreau upon the Danube.
It is known how many advantages Wellington derived from that of Torres-Vedras, and those which Shoomla procured the Turk