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

Historical Context Note

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


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

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