British take Gibraltar (13 words)

Historical Context Note

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A British naval force, under Admiral Sir George Rooke, takes Gibraltar from Spain.

Editors. "British take Gibraltar". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[, accessed 22 October 2016.]

Related Groups

  1. War of the Spanish Succession