Revolution begins in Portugal (32 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Beginning in Oporto and spreading to Lisbon, the revolt was caused by discontent at King John VI living in Brazil and at the Regency under English influence; the leaders demand a …

Citation:
Editors. "Revolution begins in Portugal". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=13836, accessed 04 December 2016.]