British take Gibraltar (13 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

Context

A British naval force, under Admiral Sir George Rooke, takes Gibraltar from Spain.

Citation:
Editors. "British take Gibraltar". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17038, accessed 09 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. War of the Spanish Succession