Britain demands a contingent of 6000 troops from Holland

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Historical Context Note

Britain demands a contingent of 6000 troops from Holland, attempting to pull the Dutch Republic into warfare and persuade them to join the Anglo-Prussian alliance.
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Editors. "Britain demands a contingent of 6000 troops from Holland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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