Editors. "The Spanish fail to take Alkmaar". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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The Spanish fail to take Alkmaar (21 words)
Historical Context Note
In the Netherlands, Alkmaar, held by the Calvinist rebels, is attacked by the Spanish, but they fail to capture the city.15161 The Spanish fail to take Alkmaar 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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