Battle of Marengo (27 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

After crossing the Alps via the Great St. Bernard Pass before the snow melts, Bonaparte defeats Austrian army and occupies Lombardy and the Adige in northern Italy.

Citation:
Editors. "Battle of Marengo". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=4324, accessed 10 December 2016.]


Related Groups

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