Pasquale de' Paoli is elected a general in Corsica (29 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Pasquale de' Paoli is elected a general in Corsica. He goes on to lead a revolt against their Genovese rulers, and writes a constitution for a new democratic republic.

Citation:
Editors. "Pasquale de' Paoli is elected a general in Corsica". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17678, accessed 09 December 2016.]