Spain declares war on England - Siege of Gibraltar (23 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

Context

Spain declares war on Britain (after France has undertaken to assist her in recovering Gibraltar and Florida), and the siege of Gibraltar opens.

Citation:
Editors. "Spain declares war on England - Siege of Gibraltar". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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