Editors. "Revolution begins in Portugal". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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Revolution begins in Portugal (32 words)
Historical Context Note
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 …13836 Revolution begins in Portugal 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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