Editors. "Spanish invasion scare in England". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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Spanish invasion scare in England (45 words)
Historical Context Note
England faces a Spanish invasion scare, after Madrid threatens to retaliate against the treatment of English Roman Catholics and the colonisation of Virginia. However, Philip III ultimately abandons the plan, and in May he sends a new ambassador to improve relations between the two countries.15721 Spanish invasion scare in England 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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