Maximilian II is implored to intervene in the Netherlands (29 words)

Historical Context Note

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The Electors of the Rhine appeal to Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian II to intervene in the Netherlands, to halt the advance of the Spanish Governor the Duke of Alva.

Editors. "Maximilian II is implored to intervene in the Netherlands". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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