French are defeated by Imperial troops at Battle of the Sesia

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Historical Context Note

French commander Admiral Bonnivet withdraws from Novara in Lombardy, and is defeated by an army of the Holy Roman Emperor on the River Sesia.
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Editors. "French are defeated by Imperial troops at Battle of the Sesia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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