Editors. "French defeat the British at Lauffeld near Maastricht". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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French defeat the British at Lauffeld near Maastricht (35 words)
Historical Context Note
At the Battle of Lauffeld, near Maastrict, the French defeat a British army under the command of the Duke of Cumberland. The French have already invaded Holland, and now Marshal Saxe advances to take Bergen-op-Zoom.17556 French defeat the British at Lauffeld near Maastricht 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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