Austrians defeated at Magenta (24 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

At the Battle of Magenta in northern Italy, a joint French-Sardinian force defeats an Austrian army, freeing the city of Milan from Austrian control.

Citation:
Editors. "Austrians defeated at Magenta". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18370, accessed 09 December 2016.]