England signs an alliance with the Netherlands (21 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors


England signs an offensive and defensive alliance with the Netherlands, setting itself firmly in opposition to the Spain of Philip II.

Editors. "England signs an alliance with the Netherlands". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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