Sluys falls to Maurice of Nassau

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  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 12: Global Voices, Global Histories: World Literatures and Cultures.

The town of Sluys succumbs to Maurice of Nassau, Stadtholder of the United Provinces, after a four-month siege.
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Editors. "Sluys falls to Maurice of Nassau". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011; last revised 30 November -1.
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