Sir Cloudesley Shovell bombards Dunkirk (19 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

An English fleet bombards the Channel Ports of Dieppe, Havre and Dunkirk, but their expedition to Brest is defeated. 

Citation:
Editors. "Sir Cloudesley Shovell bombards Dunkirk". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=2687, accessed 04 December 2016.]