Revolution begins in Portugal

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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 …
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Editors. "Revolution begins in Portugal". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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