A ravaging Franco-Turkish fleet provokes a rebellion in Corsica (29 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

A Turkish fleet, with French support, ravages the Mediterranean and invades the island of Corsica. This is ruled by Genoa, which quickly launches a counter-attack, aided by the Spanish.

Citation:
Editors. "A ravaging Franco-Turkish fleet provokes a rebellion in Corsica". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14867, accessed 06 December 2016.]