English expedition to France fails

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Historical Context Note

The English army under the Earl of Suffolk takes Montalidier. However, the imperial troops soon disband, forcing him to retire to Valenciennes. This retreat marks the failure of the English expedition to France.
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Editors. "English expedition to France fails". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14317, accessed 18 September 2014.]