Editors. "France and Spain break the Anglo-Austrian blockade of Genoa". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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Genoa, which has been blockaded by the combined might of an English fleet and the Austrian army, is finally relieved after six months by a joint Franco-Spanish force.