Battle of the Spurs

Battle of the Spurs, (a) an engagement at Courtrai in 1302 where the burghers of the town beat the knighthood of France, and the spurs of 4000 knights were collected after the battle; (b) an engagement at Guinegate, 1513, in which Henry VIII. made the French forces take to their spurs; of the Barriers (see Barriers); of the Books, a satire by Swift on a literary controversy of the time; of the Standard, a battle in 1138, in which the English, with a high-mounted crucifix for a standard, beat the Scots at Northallerton.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Batley
Batn-el-Hajar
Baton-Rouge
Baton-sinister
Batoum`
Batrachomyomachia
Battas
Battersea
Batthya`ni, Count
Battle
Battle of the Spurs
Battue
Baucis
Baudelaire, Charles
Baudricourt
Baudry, Paul
Bauer, Bruno
Baumgarten, Alexander Gottlieb
Baumgarten-Crusius
Baur, Ferdinand Christian
Bausset