Editors. "Ferdinand II reconquers Naples". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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Ferdinand II had fled to the island of Ischia when Charles VIII of France had invaded Naples. Now he reconquered his kingdom after the departure of the French armies, with the help of the Spanish fleet under Gonzalo de Cordoba.