Battle of Sedan: French defeated

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At the Battle of Sedan, in the course of the Franco-Prussian War, the French are decisively defeated and Napoleon III is captured.

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Editors. "Battle of Sedan: French defeated". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18582, accessed 16 April 2014.]