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

Historical Context Note

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

Context

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

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