When the Thirteen Colonies rebelled against the British Crown, they quickly turned for help to the empire’s three major rivals: Spain, France, and the Netherlands (the Dutch Republic, at the time).
Spain played a major role as an ally in the American Revolution providing funds, weapons, reinforcements and carrying out strategic maneuvers to weaken the British forces.
Click play to hear more about Spain’s key aid during la Guerra de Independencia:
- Easy Podcast - Cómo España ayudó en la independencia de Estados Unidos - Easy Español Easy Espanol 5:58
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