Battle of the Nile (Aboukir)

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Historical Context Note

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.

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