French raise British siege of Pondicherry (23 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

The British under Admiral Boscowan have been besieging the French colony of Pondicherry, but now French troops force them to raise the siege.

Citation:
Editors. "French raise British siege of Pondicherry". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17567, accessed 03 December 2016.]