English troops are forced to raise the siege of Venlo (26 words)

Historical Context Note

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

Context

English troops aiding Margaret of Austria, Regent of the Netherlands, in her struggle against the Duke of Guelders, are forced to raise the siege of Venlo.

Citation:
Editors. "English troops are forced to raise the siege of Venlo". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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