French win victories in Spanish Netherlands (29 words)

Historical Context Note

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  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

Context

France wins several victories in the Spanish Netherlands. The French are aided by troops from Lorraine, since Duke Charles of Lorraine had been arrested by the Spaniards in February 1654.

Citation:
Editors. "French win victories in Spanish Netherlands". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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