Battle of the Lys (15 words)

Historical Context Note

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

Context

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

Citation:
Editors. "Battle of the Lys". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=12563, accessed 10 December 2016.]