British take Gibraltar

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Historical Context Note

A British naval force, under Admiral Sir George Rooke, takes Gibraltar from Spain.
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Citation:
Editors. "British take Gibraltar". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17038, accessed 28 November 2014.]


Related Groups

  1. War of the Spanish Succession