The Spanish besiege Casale

(46 words)
  • Editors

Historical Context Note

In the war of Mantuan Succession the Spanish besiege the town Casale. This is an important point for control of the Po Valley, and French aid forces Spain to give up the siege. However, this merely means that they move to lay siege to Mantua instead.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are not a subscriber, please click here to read about membership. All our articles have been written recently by experts in their field, more than 95% of them university professors.

Citation:
Editors. "The Spanish besiege Casale". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16003, accessed 01 September 2014.]