Editors. "Britain decides to send fleet to Constantinople". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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Britain decides to send fleet to Constantinople (31 words)
Historical Context Note
Britain decides to send a fleet to Constantinople, but under pressure from the Russians, the Ottoman Sultan refuses it permission to enter the Straits. Nonetheless, the fleet arrives on 15th August.18756 Britain decides to send fleet to Constantinople 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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