Philip II suppresses the traditional liberties at Tarragona

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Historical Context Note

A revolt breaks out in Aragon against Philip II of Spain. He sends an army under Alonso de Vargas to threaten the rebels, and suppresses the traditional liberties of Tarragona.
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Editors. "Philip II suppresses the traditional liberties at Tarragona". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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