Holland and France sign the Peace of Breda with England. The latter
power obtains Antigua, Monserrat, St Kitts, Cape Coast Castle and
New Netherlands. France retains Acadia, while Holland retains
Guiana and Surinam, but has to abandon her claim to New Amsterdam,
which has now been named New York.
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Editors. "Peace of Breda". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16530, accessed 28 May 2017.]