Royal Navy under Admiral Hawke defeats French at Quiberon Bay (28 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

At the Battle of Quiberon Bay, the British Royal Navy under Admiral Hawke defeats a fleet of French ships, in the Bay of Biscay off the French coast .

Citation:
Editors. "Royal Navy under Admiral Hawke defeats French at Quiberon Bay". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17748, accessed 06 December 2016.]