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Calais, sieges of (1346–7)

Richard Holmes

in The Oxford Companion to Military History

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780198606963
Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780191727467
Calais, sieges of (1346–7)

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As the French seaport closest to England, Calais was besieged in September 1346 by Edward III after his victory at

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Subjects: Military History

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