English resume command of the English Channel (43 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

The French naval commander, Admiral d'Annebault, tries to force the English fleet under Lord Lisle to engage in battle off Shoreham on the south coast of England. the French force retires after a skirmish, and the English resume command of the English Channel.

Citation:
Editors. "English resume command of the English Channel". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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