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Prince George of Hesse-Darmstadt and the plans for the expedition to Spain of 1702

A. D Francis

Prince George of Hesse-Darmstadt and the plans for the expedition to Spain of 1702

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Published by (The Institute) in (London) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Caption title.

Statement(Reprinted from the Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research, vol. XLII, May 1969).
ContributionsGeorge, Prince, of Hesse-Darmstadt.
The Physical Object
Pagination(18) p. ;
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19500359M


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Using Lisbon as an improvised forward base Admiral Rooke's Anglo-Dutch fleet ventured into the Mediterranean Sea in May Location: Gibraltar, Coordinates: 36°08′23″N. For his conflicts with the British Naval commanders, see: A.D. Francis ‘Prince George of Hesse-Darmstadt and the Plans for the Expedition to Spain of ’, Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research, 42 (), pp.

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