Queen Elizabeth attempts to sign a treaty of alliance with Turkey against Spain

(35 words)
  • Editors

Short Note This is a short note

In a situation of imminent invasion from Spain, Queen Elizabeth I of England is so desperate to counter the power of Philip II that she seeks out a treaty of alliance with the Ottoman Turks.

Short notes under 150 words are freely available to all users, but to consult all other articles in the Literary Encyclopedia, you must be logged in as a subscriber. To read about subscribing click here.


Citation:
Editors. "Queen Elizabeth attempts to sign a treaty of alliance with Turkey against Spain". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15365, accessed 19 April 2014.]