French army reconquer Milan (33 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

A French army under Louis de la Tremouille, bolstered by Swiss mercenaries commanded by Trivulzio, reconquers Milan. Duke Ludovico Sforza is taken prisoner and sent to France, where he is to remain until 1508.

Citation:
Editors. "French army reconquer Milan". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14024, accessed 10 December 2016.]