Treaty of Antwerp between England and the Empire (57 words)

Historical Context Note

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  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 1.5.1: Dutch and Flemish Writing and Culture, 800-present.

Context

The Treaty of Antwerp is signed between England and the Holy Roman Empire. Henry VII agrees to give Maximilian £10 000 towards his planned crusade; in return, Maximilian promises to banish English rebels from his dominions, specifically including the Earl of Suffolk who was living in Aachen after fleeing from England. This treaty was then confirmed on 28th July.

Citation:
Editors. "Treaty of Antwerp between England and the Empire". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14058, accessed 05 December 2016.]