Britain ceases to subsidise Prussia (39 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors


Britain stops subsidising Prussia in an attempt to force this power to consider peace negotiations. This act marks a weakening in the alliance between these two powers which has helped the fuel the conflict of the Seven Years' War.

Editors. "Britain ceases to subsidise Prussia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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