English Protestant exiles return from Zurich and Geneva (35 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

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.

Citation:
Editors. "English Protestant exiles return from Zurich and Geneva". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14963, accessed 09 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. Anglican Reformation 16th Century - Politics and Religion