Editors. "The Turks fail to capture Oran in North Africa". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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The Turks fail to capture Oran in North Africa (19 words)
Historical Context Note
The Turks attack Oran, a Spanish possession on the Mediterranean coast of present-day Algeria, but fail to capture it.15020 The Turks fail to capture Oran in North Africa 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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