Peace with France (78 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Terms of peace agreed in London; peace concluded with Treaty of Amiens signed on March 27, 1802 whereby Britain to restore all maritime conquests, except Trinidad and Ceylon, to France, Spain and Holland; France agrees to evacuate Naples; the integrity of Portugal is recognised; the independence of the Ionian Islands is agreed upon; both French and English armies are to evacuate Egypt which is to be restored to Turkey, and Malta is to be restored to the Knights by Britain.

Citation:
Editors. "Peace with France". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 28 February 2008
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=4337, accessed 04 December 2016.]


Related Groups

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