The French conquer Madras (17 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

French forces under the command of Labourdonnais and Dupleix manage to conquer Madras after a short siege.

Citation:
Editors. "The French conquer Madras". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17545, accessed 07 December 2016.]