Elizabeth I takes the Netherlands under her protection

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Historical Context Note

Elizabeth I issues a declaration, taking the Protestant rebels of the Netherlands under her protection in open opposition to their Spanish governors.
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Editors. "Elizabeth I takes the Netherlands under her protection". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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