The States of Holland anticipate civil war (27 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 1.5.1: Dutch and Flemish Writing and Culture, 800-present.

Context

Civil war is anticipated in the United Provinces. The strict Calvinists, led by Prince Maurice of Nassau, gather arms to oppose the Arminian Advocate Johan van Oldenbarneveldt.

Citation:
Editors. "The States of Holland anticipate civil war". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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