England signs an alliance with the Netherlands (21 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

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

Citation:
Editors. "England signs an alliance with the Netherlands". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15242, accessed 06 December 2016.]