Editors. "Spanish army in North Africa takes Mers-el-Kebir from the Moors". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14076, accessed 29 August 2016.]
Ferdinand I of Spain sends an army to attack the Moors in North Africa. They succeed in taking Mers-el-Kebir, a port town in on the coast of modern-day Algeria.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are a member (student of staff) of a subscribing institution (see List), you should be able to access the LE on campus directly (without the need to log in), and off-campus either via the institutional log in we offer, or via your institution's remote access facilities, or by creating a personal user account with your institutional email address. If you are not a member of a subscribing institution, you will need to purchase a personal subscription. For more information on how to subscribe as an individual user, please see under Individual Subcriptions.