The Continental System
Continental System. He ordered a blockade to stop trade between Britain and Europe. His goal was to isolate. Britain weakened trade but didn’t destroy it.
Went through Spain to invade Portugal Spanish rioted, so he deposed the Spanish king and replaced him with his brother. Joseph Guerillas ambushed Napoleon’s troops, which weakened France Spanish proved importance of nationalism
Most French troops were drafted and felt little loyalty Russians Attacks and cold weather nearly wiped out the French army.