Queen Elizabeth I recalls Robert Earl of Essex from his command in France

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Historical Context Note

Robert Devereux, Earl of Essex, is recalled from his military command in France by Queen Elizabeth I. He returns to his post later the same year, to support the Huguenot cause of Henry IV against the Catholic League.
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Editors. "Queen Elizabeth I recalls Robert Earl of Essex from his command in France". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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