Battle of the Dunes (Battle of Dunkirk) (22 words)

Historical Context Note

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  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.


A joint Anglo-French army defeats Spaniards at the battle of the Dunes, near Dunkirk. This was followed by the surrender of Dunkirk.

Editors. "Battle of the Dunes (Battle of Dunkirk)". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
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