Maurice Prince of Orange orders the local levies to be disbanded (23 words)

Historical Context Note

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

Context

Maurice Prince of Orange, Stadtholder of Holland, orders the local levies, which were raised under the 'Scherpe Resolution' of August 1617, to be disbanded.

Citation:
Editors. "Maurice Prince of Orange orders the local levies to be disbanded". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15812, accessed 07 December 2016.]