The Napoleonic Wars have provided generations of soldiers and sailors with lessons and case studies, The problems of an amphibious power were discussed in an earlier issue; a successful joint land-sea operation by that power Is discussed here, an operation whose failure would have meant the loss of Wellington's army,
Horward, Donald D.
"British Seapower and it's Influence Upon the Peninsular War (1808-1814),"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 31
, Article 8.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol31/iss1/8