French raise British siege of Pondicherry

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Historical Context Note

The British under Admiral Boscowan have been besieging the French colony of Pondicherry, but now French troops force them to raise the siege.
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Editors. "French raise British siege of Pondicherry". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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