Treaty of Madrid between Spain and France

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  • Editors

Historical Context Note

Spain and France sign the Treaty of Madrid, which aims at mutual defence and guarantee. Its terms also deal with the question of the Italian duchies, and demonstrate France's support of the Spanish claim to the island of Gibraltar.
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Citation:
Editors. "Treaty of Madrid between Spain and France". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17255, accessed 24 October 2014.]