Editors. "Spanish lay siege to Gibraltar". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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Spanish lay siege to Gibraltar (29 words)
Historical Context Note
Without a formal declaration, war begins between Britain and Spain, sparked by the latter's siege of Gibraltar. Spain issues commissions for attacks against British islands and against British shipping.17310 Spanish lay siege to Gibraltar 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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