French are defeated by Imperial troops at Battle of the Sesia (24 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

French commander Admiral Bonnivet withdraws from Novara in Lombardy, and is defeated by an army of the Holy Roman Emperor on the River Sesia.

Citation:
Editors. "French are defeated by Imperial troops at Battle of the Sesia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14327, accessed 07 December 2016.]