The Earl of Leicester takes up his command in the Netherlands (23 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 1.5.1: Dutch and Flemish Writing and Culture, 800-present.

Context

Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, takes up his command in the Netherlands as the head of the English army supporting the rebels there.

Citation:
Editors. "The Earl of Leicester takes up his command in the Netherlands". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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