Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Brest” in chapter 8 of H. Wager Halleck , A. M. , Lieut. of Engineers, U. S. Army ., Elements of Military Art and Science; or, Course of Instruction in Strategy, Fortification, Tactis of Battles &c., Embracing the Duties of Staff, Infantry, Cavalry, Artillery and Engineers. Adapted to the Use of Volunteers and Militia.:

...roops was prevented by a storm, which drove the fleet back upon the coast of France to seek shelter. In 1755, a French fleet of twenty-five sail of the line, and many smaller vessels, sailed from Brest for America. Nine of these soon afterwards returned to France, and the others proceeded to the gulf of St. Lawrence. An English fleet of seventeen sail of the line and some frigates ates had been...

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Brest (France) 208 14 12 0 0 user votes
Brest (Belorussia) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Brest (Belorussia) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Brest (Bulgaria) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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