Battle of the Lys (15 words)

Historical Context Note

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  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.


The battle formed part of Ludendorff's offensive aimed at capturing Ypres, but ended in stalemate.

Editors. "Battle of the Lys". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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