War between France and Spain in Italy over the partition of Naples (41 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

The French and Spanish, who had signed a secret treaty of Granada only two years before for a mutually beneficial partition of Naples, now come into conflict over this territory and open warfare breaks out, which lasts until the following year.

Citation:
Editors. "War between France and Spain in Italy over the partition of Naples". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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