Anglo-French naval attack on Dardanelles fails (11 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 2.1.1.01: Ottoman Writing and Culture, 1453-1922.

Context

Intended to force 38-mile Dardanelles channel and thus to occupy Constantinople.

Citation:
Editors. "Anglo-French naval attack on Dardanelles fails". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=12284, accessed 11 December 2016.]