Leicester returns to England from the Netherlands (37 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, returns to England from the Netherlands where he has had to give up his title of Governor at Queen Elizabeth's insistence. He leaves Sir John Norris in command of the English army.

Citation:
Editors. "Leicester returns to England from the Netherlands". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15340, accessed 10 December 2016.]