Battle of the Nile (Aboukir) (25 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

Nelson destroys the French fleet at Aboukir, off the Nile delta, and ends Bonaparte’s hope of causing the British problems in the Middle East.

Citation:
Editors. "Battle of the Nile (Aboukir)". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=4303, accessed 03 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. French Revolution and French Revolutionary Wars: 1789-1802