Editors. "Commodore Benbow bombards Calais". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16930, accessed 09 December 2016.]
Commodore Benbow bombards Calais (18 words)
Historical Context Note
English naval commander John Benbow bombards Calais, in an attempt to prevent the planned French invasion of England.16930 Commodore Benbow bombards Calais 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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