Convention of Marsa: France gains effective control of Tunisia

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Historical Context Note


France signs the Convention of Marsa with the Bey of Tunis, reinforcing French control over the territory of Tunisia.
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Citation:
Editors. "Convention of Marsa: France gains effective control of Tunisia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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