In 18108 Napoleonic France Invaded Spain. Spain’s South American colonies seized their chance for Independence led by Simon Bolivar and Jose de San Martin. By the time the last Spanish armies were defeated two decades later hundreds of battles had been fought and the Latin American map was redrawn. This book chronicles the battles, the politics, the international impact and the leaders of this struggle. This book is part of the Osprey series of historical publications. Has index. 6&3/4 x 10 size. Illustrated.