English Protestant exiles return from Zurich and Geneva

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Historical Context Note

With the accession of the moderately Protestant Elizabeth I after the death of her militantly Catholic sister Mary I, large numbers of English Protestant emigres return from exile in cities such as Zurich and Geneva.
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Editors. "English Protestant exiles return from Zurich and Geneva". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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