Battle of Alexandria, 1801 CE

Illustration

Youssef Raslan
by Philip James de Loutherbourg
published on 20 March 2021
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An illustration of the Battle of Alexandria that took place on the twenty-first of March, 1801 CE by the English painter Philip James de Loutherbourg (1740-1812 CE), which was between the French army under General Jacques-Fran├žois Menou (1750-1810 CE) and the British expeditionary corps under Sir Ralph Abercrombie (1731-1801 CE). The battle ended with the British advancing upon Alexandria and laying siege to it, and the surrender of the French army who had invaded Egypt earlier. Height: 1,066 mm (41.96 in); Width: 1,526 mm (60.07 in). Collection of the Scottish National Gallery.

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Loutherbourg, P. J. d. (2021, March 20). Battle of Alexandria, 1801 CE. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/13685/battle-of-alexandria-1801-ce/

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Loutherbourg, Philip James de. "Battle of Alexandria, 1801 CE." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 20, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/13685/battle-of-alexandria-1801-ce/.

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Loutherbourg, Philip James de. "Battle of Alexandria, 1801 CE." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 20 Mar 2021. Web. 25 Sep 2021.