Editors. "Russians take Ochakov from the Turks". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011; last revised 30 November -1.
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A Russian force under Count Münnich takes the Ukranian city of Ochakov from the Ottoman Turks. However, this conquest is abandoned the following May.
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