English fleet aids the Huguenot defence of La Rochelle

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Historical Context Note

George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham, sails from Portsmouth with a fleet to assist French Huguenots rebels in defending La Rochelle against Louis XIII.
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Editors. "English fleet aids the Huguenot defence of La Rochelle". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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  1. Thirty Years War